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Nursing Home Arbitration Ban: There’s a Line in the Sand - But the Tide May Still Come In
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2016

On November 7, 2016 a federal judge in Mississippi granted a request to temporarily enjoin CMS from implementing a federal rule, scheduled to take


“Yes, I Agree”: With a Click, Uber Drivers Can Waive Right To Bring Class Action Suits
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2016

Recently, in a major win for employers and companies that transact business on the internet, the Ninth Circuit upheld the use of arbitration


Yes, We Can (Order a Country to Suspend Criminal Prosecution and Extradition): Hydro v. Albania Redux
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Albania, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 27 2016

An update, if not an epilogue, to the Hydro v. Albania saga. As described in our prior post, the ICSID arbitration tribunal in that case had imposed


California Enacts Laws Aimed at Choice of Law Provisions in Arbitration Agreements and the Conduct of Arbitral Proceedings
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • September 29 2016

Given California’s past resistance to mandatory arbitration agreements with class action waivers, it should come as no surprise that the state has now


Following Precedent: Second Circuit Reaffirms Position Upholding Arbitration Agreements With Class Action Waivers
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2016

Amid contrary decisions by the Seventh and Ninth Circuits, the Second Circuit followed its earlier precedent in Patterson v. Raymours Furniture Co


Reining In Individual Arbitration - Ninth Circuit Rules Class Waivers Unenforceable
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2016

In a 2-1 ruling, the Ninth Circuit became the second federal court of appeals to agree with the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) position that


Iran's World Court Case Against the United States May Impact Investment Arbitration
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • Iran, Turkey, USA
  • July 8 2016

On June 14, 2016, the Islamic Republic of Iran sued the United States of America in the International Court of Justice (also known as the “World


Seventh Circuit Bucks the Trend, Holding That Class and Collective Action Waivers in Employee Arbitration Agreements Violate the NLRA
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2016

In Lewis v. Epic Systems Corp., No. 15-2997 (7th Cir. May 26, 2016) (slip op.), the Seventh Circuit held that class and collective action waivers in


Lewis v. Epic Systems Opinion - Seventh Circuit Swimming Against the Tide on Mandatory Individual Arbitration
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 31 2016

In a sweeping May 26 opinion, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit shook up the arbitral landscape and created a remarkable circuit


Supreme Court Continues Sanctions Litigation Against the EEOC
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

A slap in the face, maybe, after 11 years Back in 2005, a prospective driver for a trucking company filed a charge with the EEOC contending that two