Employment Law Case of the Week

On May 16, 2024, in Smith v. Spizzirri, 601 U.S. __ (2024), the Supreme Court ruled that when a district court finds that a lawsuit involves an arbitrable dispute and a party has requested a stay of the court proceeding pending arbitration, Section 3 of the Federal Arbitration Act compels the court to issue a stay, and the court lacks discretion to dismiss the suit.

    Updated on May 17, 2024



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