Posted in Arbitration Law

2016 in Arbitration Law: Fleeting Victories for Consumer Advocates?

Scalia’s death was only one of the many events that undermined the application of arbitration to consumer contracts. Yet, Trump’s election represents a threat to such balance of rights.

Namely courts created uncertainty around delegation clauses; regarding who can decide the availability of arbitration clauses. Arbitration is also not applicable to famous athletes and well five federal circuits disagreed with NLRB on applicability of Arbitration clauses.

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