Today the Supreme Court handed down its opinion in DirecTV v. Imburgia today. No surprises here – the FAA acts as glue when there is an arbitration clause in a contract. Maybe most surprising in Justice Breyer’s opinion is the “and we mean it” exhortation to the lower courts. In an ironic twist, this finger-wagging to the CA Supreme Court is reminiscent of that court’s finger-wagging to California’s lower courts about mediation confidentiality.
Scotusblog has the details.