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California appellate courts uphold arbitration agreements for employers

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2014

Two appellate courts in California delivered good results for employers recently with a pair of decisions upholding arbitration agreements. In both

Russell v. Citigroup Inc. language in revised arbitration agreement torpedoes its application to pending class action

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 15 2014

A Sixth Circuit panel found the text of an updated arbitration agreement indicated it did not apply to a wage and hour class action already pending

Another one bites the dust: Central District of California joins the chorus of courts enforcing class action waivers

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 14 2014

In a decision that is becoming more and more commonplace, last week the Central District of California enforced a class action waiver in an

Another arbitration decision from the Sixth Circuit

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2014

Completing the trifecta of arbitration decisions this week, the Sixth Circuit handed down Physicians Insurance Capital v. Praesidium Alliance Group in

U.S. Supreme Court decision reinstates $185 million arbitral award

  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • -
  • Argentina, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • April 10 2014

In an opinion issued in BG Group PLC v. Republic of Argentina, 134 S. Ct. 1198 (2014), the United States Supreme Court found that a prerequisite to

An arbitration clause may survive the termination of an employment agreement even if it is not mentioned in the agreement's survival clause

  • Clark Hill PLC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2014

On March 27, 2014, the Sixth Circuit ("the Court") held, in Huffman v. Hilltop Cos., LLC., that an arbitration clause in an employment agreement may

Important arbitration decisions rendered by the California Court of Appeal and Tenth Circuit

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2014

The California Court of Appeal and the Tenth Circuit issued significant rulings on arbitration issues this week, both highlighting that resistance to

Sixth Circuit flips injunction that halted arbitration

  • Squire Sanders
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2014

Arbitration seems to be at the forefront at the Sixth Circuit's docket right now, as numerous published opinions have been issued recently on various

Does the new AAA optional appellate process make arbitration more enticing?

  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 8 2014

The American Arbitration Association (AAA) launched a new program at the end of 2013 that allows parties to appeal an AAA arbitral award to a panel

US case note

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 8 2014

In Re: Wal-Mart Wage and Hour Employment Practices Litigation, et al. V. Class Counsel and Party to Arbitration, et al., 737 F.3d 1262 (9th Cir