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Delegation clause in arbitration agreement is not unconscionable

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
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  • August 7 2014

On June 17, a California appellate court held that a delegation clause, providing that issues relating to the enforcement of the arbitration

Hyperlinked arbitration clauses are binding

  • Jenner & Block
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  • USA
  • -
  • August 7 2014

A consumer purchasing online is bound by an arbitration clause even if accessing the clause required clicks through a series of two hyperlinks

Arbitration clause is binding despite signer’s illiteracy and lack of knowledge

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 7 2014

An employee was held bound to an arbitration clause despite his contention that he does not understand English and did not know that the

Arbitration clause in attorney retainer agreement held unenforceable

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 7 2014

An arbitration clause in a debt adjusting service provider's contract, which contained an attorney retainer agreement, was held unenforceable

Mediation settlement involved federal & state claims, so federal privilege applies

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 7 2014

On June 2, in Wilcox v. Arpaio, 753 F.3d 872 (9th Cir. 2014) (No. 12-16418), the Ninth Circuit held that federal and not state privilege law applied

New arbitration clause does not cover case already pending in court

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2014

An employee who signed an arbitration clause which covered only individual claims filed a wage and hour class action on behalf of similarly situated

Supreme Court holds that arbitrator, not court, adjudicates arbitration precondition

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2014

In disputes involving a multi-staged dispute resolution process, the arbitrator, not a court, determines whether a precondition to arbitration has

Arbitration clause does not survive entirely superseding contract

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2014

Where a subsequent contract that is silent about arbitration entirely supersedes a prior contract that contained an arbitration clause, the

FAA preempts state law that assumes arbitration is inferior to litigation

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 30 2014

The Tenth Circuit held that the FAA preempts a state court's determination that an arbitration agreement was unconscionable where that determination

Order compelling arbitration was not an appealable order

  • Jenner & Block
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 30 2014

A district court's order that compelled arbitration was not a "final decision with respect to arbitration" under the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA