The Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") allows for arbitration to be a medium by which parties may settle disputes more expeditiously than litigation. The FAA declares specifically that written agreements to resolve disputes through arbitration are "valid, irrevocable, and enforceable, save upon such grounds as exist at law or in equity for the revocation of any contract.,' 2
Michael K. Daming,
To Sever or to Destroy: The Eighth Circuit Allows Invalid Provisions to Be Served from Otherwise Enforceable Arbitration Agreements,
2002 J. Disp. Resol.
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