Category: Arbitration

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Is Your Company Vulnerable to a Mass Arbitration Attack? What It is and How to Prevent It 

From JDSupra, Christian Auty, Amy de La Lama, Merrit Jones, and Daniel Rockey discuss the increase in…

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AAA Makes Changes in Attempt to Reign in Mass Arbitration

From JDSupra, Eric Johnson discusses the changes adopted by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) to addrees the…

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What the Mass Arbitration Trend Means for Your Business and Online Agreements

From Lexology, Zach Lewis and Caren Decter discuss the changes in mass arbitration procedure and fees schedules to reduce…

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California Appeals Court Finds Employer’s Arbitration Agreement With Cost-Sharing and Out-of-State Law Provisions Unconscionable 

From JDSupra, Matthew Craig discusses a recent case in which an arbitration agreement was not enforced because…

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Ninth Circuit Holds That Arbitration Clause in “Sign-In Wrap Agreement” Is Enforceable

From JDSupra, Brendan Gooley discusses a recent case in which said that “sign-in wrap agreement” was enforceable….

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Supreme Court FAA Decision Creates Even More Questions About Independent ‎Contractors and Arbitration

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein discusses a recent United States Supreme Court case in which the Court interpreted…

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Previous Arbitration Agreements Are Potentially Unenforceable Against Re-Hired Employees

From JDSupra, Jared Slater discusses a recent case in California in which an employee who was rehired…

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5 Ways California Employers Can Stay Ahead of the Next Problem 

From JDSupra, Lynne Hermle provides excellent advice for California employers some of which is terrific advice for…

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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….