Unformatted text preview: The plaintiff appealed. On the plaintiffs’ appeal. The Florida Supreme Court reversed the lower appellate court’s decision. Buckeye appealed to the United States Supreme Court. ISSUE: Does the holding in this case permit a court to enforce an arbitration agreement in a contact that the arbitrator later finds to be void? RULE: The US supreme Court reversed the judgment of the Florida Supreme Court. A challenge to the validity of a contact as a while must be resolved by an arbitrator. ANALYSIS: In order for a court to review the copyright claim, they would have to refer back to the original agreement to enter into a business transaction. The 1988 agreement (original contract) contains the arbitration clause. CONCL: US Ct of Appeals affirmed the lower courts decision to compel arbitration....
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- Fall '09