The time of fierce judicial hostility toward the privatization of civil disputes has now evolved into times of total abrogation of judicial involvement in many such disputes. Recently, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the Federal Arbitration Act pre-empts application of general law principles in determining the validity of private arbitration agreements. This article will provide a discussion of the meaning of the term general law as that term is used in the Act.
|Journal||Valparaiso University Law Review|
|Issue number||volume 47, 2012|
|State||Published - Apr 2013|