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Supreme Court enforces arbitration of Credit Repair Organizations claims

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2012

The United States Supreme Court reversed a Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals decision that affirmed a “right to sue” under the Credit Repair Organizations Act (CROA

Vermont Supreme Court sends bank back into class arbitration

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2012

The Vermont Supreme Court reversed a trial court order that had the effect of precluding class arbitration where the parties’ agreement was silent on the issue

Ninth Circuit concludes AT&T v. Concepcion preempts California state law

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2012

Plaintiffs brought a putative class action alleging violations of California’s Unfair Competition Law in connection with student loans

Second Circuit holds that alleged conspiracy with signatory to contract is insufficient relationship to enforce arbitration agreement against other signatory

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 27 2008

We previously posted on March 27, 2007 on the Second Circuit’s denial of a motion to dismiss an interlocutory appeal from a federal district court’s denial of a motion to compel arbitration

Class waivers and fee shifting provisions not unconscionable

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 26 2012

The 11th Circuit ruled that SunTrust Bank account holders must arbitrate claims against it for excessive overdraft fees pursuant to an arbitration clause in its depositor agreement

Court refuses to compel arbitration absent sufficient proof that plaintiff was bound by arbitration clause

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 13 2011

Plaintiff brought a putative class action lawsuit alleging violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991

11th Circuit rules bank customers must arbitrate class action overdraft claims

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 4 2012

The 11th Circuit Court recently ruled in Buffington v. SunTrust Banks (In Re Checking Account Overdraft MDL) that SunTrust Bank account holders must arbitrate claims against it for excessive overdraft fees

Class action arbitration waiver unenforcable under NJ law

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2009

The Third Circuit recently refused to uphold a class action arbitration waiver in a credit card agreement as void against public policy under New Jersey law

Arbitrator to decide whether arbitration agreement’s ban of class actions is unconscionable

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 15 2010

In a dispute centered on retroactive credit card interest-rate increases, Mr. and Mrs. Puleo, on behalf of those similarly situated, appealed the District Court’s decision that the enforceability of an Arbitration Agreement’s ban on class actions was a question of arbitrability for the court to decide

Litigation or arbitration? The Eighth Circuit decides

  • Jorden Burt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 10 2010

Plaintiffs Patricia Hooper and Josephine Vaughn filed a putative class action against their payday lender, Advance America Cash Advance Centers of Missouri Inc., in federal district court