Category: Arbitration

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Uber Victory in Ninth Circuit Regarding Dispute Over Enforceability of Arbitration 

    From JDSupra, Hayley Dryer and Bridget Hart discuss a Ninth Circuit decision that said that…

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Fifth Circuit Decision May Endanger Many Texas Arbitration Agreements

    From Ford Harrison, Lawrence J. McNamara and Allyn Jaqua Lowell discuss a recent case in…

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Posted in Arbitration California

California Court Rejects Arbitration Agreement for Unconscionability

  From JDSupra, Rafael Nendel-Flores and Hanna Raanan discuss a recent case in which the California Court of Appeal said that…

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Posted in Arbitration Connecticut

Conn. Judge Says Exotic Dancers Must Arbitrate Wage Claims 

  From Law.com, Michelle Tuccitto Sullo reports that a Connecticut judge has held that exotic dancers must…

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Posted in Arbitration California

Arbitration: California truck drivers compelled to arbitrate wage claims

From HR.BLR.com, Michael Futterman and Jaime Touchstone discuss a recent case in which truck drivers were required…

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In Battle Over Employment Compensation, Second Circuit Affirms District Court Decision To Deny Arbitration 

From JDSupra, Matthew Burrows reports on a recent case in which the Second Circuit denied a request…

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Arbitrator Decides if Misclassification Claim is Subject to Arbitration

In Zenelaj v. Handybook, 2015 WL 971320 (Case No. 14-cv-05449-TEH), the court said that whether a claim…

Posted in Arbitration California

California Court of Appeal Enforces Contractor’s Agreement to Arbitrate Misclassification Claims Out of State

From the National Law Review — “This case is important for two reasons:  (1) the court upheld…