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NY Establishes Arbitration Test

The highest court in New York issued a ruling on March 25 which could have major impact on franchisees.

Covenant Health v. Moulds

Citing to leading franchise law cases, the Supreme Court of Mississippi issued a blistering attack on unconscionable arbitration clauses and reversed the appellate court.

Parada v Superior Court (Monex Deposit Co)

Requiring three neutral arbitration & prohibiting class actions can render an arbitration clause unenforceable, rules a California appellate court in a case of significant importance to franchisees.

High Arbitration Cost May Render Fee-Split Clause Unenforceable

Are high arbitral fees grounds for voiding a fee-splitting provision? A divided NY appellate court reviews US Supreme Court decisions and answers "Yes".