U.S. Supreme Court

Case Status


Docket Number


Cert. Denied

Lower Court Opinion


Questions Presented

Whether the FAA preempts state-law rules precluding enforcement of an arbitration contract on the basis of state-law requirements that uniquely disfavor arbitration contracts and invalidate contractual provisions embodying essential features of arbitration.

Case Updates

Cert. petition denied

February 20, 2018

U.S. Chamber urges U.S. Supreme Court to summarily reverse Hawaii Supreme Court decision disfavoring agreements to arbitrate

December 11, 2017

Click here to view the amicus brief filed by the U.S. Chamber, National Association of Home Builders, and American Resort Development Association.

Thomas R. McCarthy and J. Michael Connolly of Consovoy McCarthy Park PLLC served as co-counsel for the amici.

Case Documents