Rent-A-Center, West Inc. v. Jackson | Blawgosphere Roundup on Arbitration Uncoscionability Case

[UPDATE:] The U.S. Supreme Court decided Rent-A-Center, West v. Jackson on June 21. Find our commentary here:


As readers may already know, last week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments on Rent-A-Center, West v. Jackson. The transcript is available here.

Question Presented:

Is the district court required in all cases to determine claims that an arbitration agreement subject to the Federal Arbitration Act (”FAA”) is unconscionable, even when the parties to the contract have clearly and unmistakably assigned this “gateway” issue to the arbitrator for decision?

We thought you would like to read some interesting posts about the case:

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