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You want mandatory arbitration in your charter? Hey, just ask!
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

This is the opening paragraph from Tuesday’s column by Alison Frankel, one of my favorite legal columnistsbloggers: “This could be the start of


Jones Day’s Review of Business-Related Cases in the Supreme Court’s October Term 2016
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 19 2017

During what many have labeled a "quiet Term," the U.S. Supreme Court, working with only eight justices for most of the session, still delivered at


Revisiting the Enforceability of Class Action Waivers in Consumer Financial Contracts
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2017

On July 19, 2017, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) published the final Arbitration Agreements Rule (the rule) that would impact the


Financial Services Report - Summer 2017
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • June 20 2017

It’s been a blockbuster few months for financial services as well: not one, but two Supreme Court rulings, with the Supreme Court finding in one case


Supreme Court Addresses FDCPATime-Barred Debts and PreemptionArbitration
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2017

Today, the Supreme Court held that a debt collector does not violate the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA) by knowingly attempting to


Shouldn't You Be Using Arbitration Agreements to Reduce the Costs of Litigation and the Risk of Class Action Claims?
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2017

Businesses across the country regularly bemoan the time and expense of litigation. Even when businesses are successful in defending non-meritorious


Arbitration Clauses Extending to Non-Signatory Affiliates: Are They Enforceable?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2017

A recent decision of the New Jersey Court of Appeals considered the enforceability of arbitration agreements by non-signatories. In Foti v. Toyota


Forcing the Issue? California Supreme Court Opens Door for Challenges to Mandatory Arbitration Clauses
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

Consistent with the historical reluctance of California courts to enforce arbitration provisions in consumer contracts, on April 6, 2017, the


In Benihana Case, Slicing and Dicing of Trademark Rights To Licensee Proves Problematic
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2017

A dispute that began with an unauthorized burger placed on a menu by a licensee recently culminated in the dismissal of the latest lawsuit between


Tips for Drafting Arbitration Clauses in Smart Contracts
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2017

We have suggested previously that arbitration may be a preferable alternative to court for smart contract disputes to (i) ensure a knowledgeable