Bloomberg Law
Sept. 24, 2019, 5:14 PMUpdated: Sept. 24, 2019, 7:19 PM

Rams Want Supreme Court to Weigh In on NFL Relocation (2)

Kimberly Strawbridge Robinson
Kimberly Strawbridge Robinson

The Los Angeles Rams want the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene in its dispute with St. Louis over the team’s 2016 relocation back to the City of Angels.

The Rams on Sept. 24 asked the justices to halt a state court ruling requiring the franchise to litigate the dispute in the courts, rather than through arbitration.

The Supreme Court in recent years has been friendly to parties seeking to keep suits out of court by broadly interpreting the Federal Arbitration Act.

The Rams seek to capitalize on that momentum, saying that the “case marks the latest effort by a lower ...

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