Civil Procedure Keyed to Yeazell
Lyster v. Ryan’s Family Steak Houses, Inc
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The Plaintiff, Kathy Lyster (Plaintiff), filed an action alleging unlawful sexual harassment against her former employer, the Defendant, Ryan’s Family Steak Houses, Inc. (Defendant). Plaintiff had signed an arbitration agreement relating to her employment with Defendant. Defendant appealed from the district court’s denial of its petition to compel arbitration and motion to dismiss, or alternatively, to stay the proceedings.
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