Category: Arbitration

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E-Signing Arbitration Agreements in a Remote World 

From JDSupra, Beatrice Nuñez-Bellamy discusses a recent case in which the worker said she did not electronically…

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Lack of Agreement to Arbitrate Dooms Bid to Compel Arbitration

From Lexology, H. Lockwood Miller III discusses a case in which the court said that there wasn’t…

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Appeals Court Affirms Employer’s Ability to Compel Arbitration in Massachusetts 

From JDSupra, Laurielle Howe and Rachel Reingold Mandel discuss a recent case in which Handy, an online…

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Ninth Circuit Upholds Arbitration Agreement, Holding That its Ban on Class Actions Did Not Prohibit Plaintiff from Seeking Public Injunctive Relief Under California Law 

From JDSupra, King & Spalding discusses a case in which the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld…

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Arbitration Clauses Will Not Be Enforced Against Employees Who Engage in Interstate Commerce – and What Comprises Interstate Commerce Is Not Always Obvious 

From JDSupra, Shep Davidson discusses a case in which the court said GrubHub drivers engaged in interstate…

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Arbitration Pacts Alive and Well, Even for Interstate Transportation Workers

From JDSupra, Richard Reibstein discusses cases in which workers engaged in interstate commerce were required to arbitrate based…

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Are Your Mandatory Arbitration Agreements Still Enforceable?

From JDSupra, Chris Barrett, Stuart Goldberg and Elizabeth Liner discuss a recent decision by the National Labor…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

Pre-dispute employment arbitration agreements are enforceable in New Jersey, according to a recent ruling 

From JDSupra, David Baron discusses a recent decision in which a court said that the provision in…

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Is Arbitration The Answer: What About Mass Arbitration? 

From JDSupra, John Ayers-Mann, Patrick Bannon, Anthony Califano, and Molly Mooney discuss the recent phenomenon of mass…

Posted in Arbitration New Jersey

District Of New Jersey Rules That New Jersey Ban On Employment Arbitration Agreements Is Preempted By The Federal Arbitration Act

From JDSupra, Adam Horowitz and Randi W. Kochman discuss a recent case in which New Jersey’s ban…

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Employer Enforces Arbitration Despite Absence of Signature 

From JDSupra, Brendan Gooley discusses a case in an employer was able to enforce an arbitration agreement…

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“Gig Workers” May Get Their Day in Court: Supreme Court Declines to Decide Whether Delivery Drivers Must Arbitrate Claims

From Lexology,  Jennifer G. Prozinski, Robin L.S. Burroughs, and Hayley F. Degnan discuss the Supreme Court’s declining to…