Category: Arbitration

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Hoisted by Your Own (Pet)Arb Clause? New Developments in Mass Arbitration 

From JDSupra, Meegan Brooks, Carlo Lipson, Lauryn Robinson, and Stephanie Sheridan discuss the challenges presented by mass…

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Ninth Circuit Upholds Arbitration in Data Breach Case: A Reminder for Businesses on the Importance of Terms and Conditions

From JDSupra, Alexis Buese and Erin Jane Illman discuss a recent case in which the court upheld…

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Mass Arbitration as a Tennis Match: No Love Here

From JDSupra, Brett Krantz discusses the evolution of mass arbitrations and the effect of the American Arbitration Association’s…

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Mass Arbitration: AAA Looks to Reign in Administrative Costs

From JDSupra, James Sandy discusses the new rules issued by the American Arbitration Association governing mass arbitrations….

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Electronically Signed Arbitration Agreements May Be Unenforceable in California

From JDSupra, Monique Eginli and Guillermo Tello discuss a recent case in California which serves as a…

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New Jersey to Rule on Whether Class Action Waiver is Enforceable Without an Arbitration Clause

From Lexology, – Kaixin Fan and Ashley M. Simonsen discuss a case before the New Jersey Supreme Court in which…

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At Long Last, California District Court Permanently Enjoins Enforcement of AB 51

From JDSupra, Gregory Mersol discusses the history of the litigation over California’s AB 51, the statute that…

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Amazon Drivers Avoid Arbitration Claiming Non-Delivery of Updated Terms of Service

From JDSupra, Tara Brailey discusses a case in which said that Amazon did not demonstrate plaintiffs had…

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That’s a “Wrap”: Second Circuit Upholds Click-Wrap Mandatory Arbitration Provision

From JDSupra, Jana Ruthberg, Anisha Shenai-Khatkhate, Baldassare Vinti, Jeffrey Warshafsky, and Jennifer Yang discuss a case in…

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Don’t Hide Your Hyperlinks: (Successfully) Using Arbitration Agreements to Avoid Class Litigation 

From JDSupra, David Krueger discusses a recent case which hinged on whether the plaintiff had actual or…

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Adolph v. Uber: Sending Individual PAGA Claims to Arbitration Does Not Affect Plaintiffs’ Standing to Pursue a Representative PAGA Claim 

From JDSupra, Lisa Bowman, Katie Briscoe, Andrew Livingston, Amanda MacDonald, and Justin Washington discuss a recent case…

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California Supreme Court Boosts PAGA Claimants’ Rights in Highly Anticipated Decision: 5-Step Action Plan for Employers

From JDSupra, Anet Drapalski, Benjamin Ebbink, Lonnie Giamela, Alden Parker, Erin Price, and Hannah Sweiss discuss the…