31 Cited authorities

  1. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Waffle House, Inc.

    534 U.S. 279 (2002)   Cited 1,202 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a private arbitration agreement between an employee and an employer could not bind a nonparty governmental agency, the EEOC, and thus that the agreement—which was enforceable against the employee under the Federal Arbitration Act—did not limit the types of remedies the agency could seek in an enforcement action it initiated under Title VII
  2. Allied-Bruce Terminix Cos. v. Dobson

    513 U.S. 265 (1995)   Cited 1,413 times   9 Legal Analyses
    Holding that, in § 2, the phrase "involving commerce" shows Congress’s "intent to exercise [its] commerce power to the full"
  3. Gonzales v. Raich

    545 U.S. 1 (2005)   Cited 880 times   32 Legal Analyses
    Holding that because “Congress had a rational basis” for concluding that a statute implements Commerce Clause power, the statute falls within the scope of congressional “authority to ‘make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper’ to ‘regulate Commerce ... among the several States' ”
  4. Citizens Bank v. Alafabco, Inc.

    539 U.S. 52 (2003)   Cited 396 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the term "involving commerce" "encompasses a wider range of transactions than those actually 'in commerce'—that is, within the flow of interstate commerce."
  5. Doctor's Associates, Inc. v. Distajo

    107 F.3d 126 (2d Cir. 1997)   Cited 320 times
    Holding that a bond was not required where there was no proof of likelihood of harm
  6. Cotton v. Slone

    4 F.3d 176 (2d Cir. 1993)   Cited 337 times
    Holding that party having failed to seek interlocutory appeal under 9 U.S.C. § 16 from denial of motion to compel arbitration could not raise issue after actively litigating claim — including filing of motions and taking of at least two depositions — and losing on the merits
  7. Ping v. Beverly Enters., Inc.

    376 S.W.3d 581 (Ky. 2012)   Cited 179 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding that because a wrongful death claim "is not derived through or on behalf of the resident, but accrues separately to the wrongful death beneficiaries and is meant to compensate them for their own pecuniary loss," wrongful death beneficiaries were not parties to the arbitration agreement
  8. Leadertex v. Morganton Dyeing Finishing Corp.

    67 F.3d 20 (2d Cir. 1995)   Cited 197 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the judge's determination is to be reviewed de novo
  9. Thyssen, Inc. v. Calypso Shipping Corp., S.A

    310 F.3d 102 (2d Cir. 2002)   Cited 123 times
    Holding that " letter of undertaking replaces the vessel as the res and moots the question of the need for separate in rem claim"
  10. PPG Industries, Inc. v. Webster Auto Parts Inc.

    128 F.3d 103 (2d Cir. 1997)   Cited 135 times
    Holding that "a party waives its right to arbitration when it engages in protracted litigation that prejudices the opposing party"
  11. Section 2 - Validity, irrevocability, and enforcement of agreements to arbitrate

    9 U.S.C. § 2   Cited 8,448 times   98 Legal Analyses
    Granting federal jurisdiction where there is "a transaction involving [interstate] commerce"