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Employee Arbitration Clause Upheld

Employee litigation is a growing threat to business survival. A recent case shows franchise owners how to draft an employee arbitration provision which courts will uphold.

Car Dealer Arbitration Clause Ruled Unconscionable

A one-sided "take-it-or-leave-it" arbitration clause is illegal, affirms a California appellate court.

Arbitration Clause Prohibiting Class Action OK in California

Waiver of class-action arbitrations and multi-party litigation is neither procedurally nor substantively unconscionable.

SCOTUS Grants Certiorari in Consumer Arbitration Cases

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear two cases regarding the power of an arbitrator to determine his own jurisdiction.

2d Circut Holds Class Action Waiver Unenforceable

On January 30 the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit issued a ruling with broad ramifications for franchise disputes.