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SCOTUS: class arbitration waiver enforceable under Federal Arbitration Act

  • Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 25 2013

On June 20, 2013, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in American Express Co. et al. v. Italian Colors Restaurant et al, ruling, in

American Express v. Italian Colors: United States Supreme Court reverses Second Circuit refusal to enforce class action waiver under Federal Arbitration Act (FAA)

  • Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 24 2013

Plaintiffs a group of merchants who accept American Express cards filed a putative class action against American Express alleging of the Sherman

Supreme Court upholds class action waiver in American Express arbitration agreement

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 21 2013

On June 20, 2013, the Supreme Court held 5-31 that a class action waiver in an arbitration agreement is enforceable even if the plaintiff's cost of

U.S. Supreme Court re-affirms class action waivers in arbitration agreements

  • Jackson Lewis PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • June 21 2013

Again applying the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”) to uphold agreements requiring parties to arbitrate their disputes rather than litigate them in

General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have

Nevada legislature considers bill to authorize forum selection charter provisions

  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 4 2013

Late last month, the Nevada Committee on Judiciary introduced a bill that would, among numerous other things, authorize forum selection provisions in

Did we sign up for this? Court compels arbitration based on dispute resolution terms of separate contract

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 27 2013

A Texas Court of Appeals has held that parties to a natural gas gathering contract are required to utilize arbitration - despite the absence of

Equitable estoppel cannot compel arbitration against non-signatories where claims were based on statute and not contract

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 12 2013

In a putative class anti-trust action brought by retail grocers against wholesale grocers, a divided panel of the Eighth Circuit recently reversed

California federal court allows non-signatory to arbitration agreement to compel arbitration in trade secrets dispute

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 25 2013

A federal district court in the Northern District of California recently found that a non-signatory to an arbitration agreement may enforce that

Washington federal court holds standard business practices insufficient to support arbitration claim

  • BuckleySandler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 25 2013

On February 15, the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington held that a cable company could not force arbitration of a dispute by