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Supreme Court: Individual Consumers Must Arbitrate Against Large Corporations

Earlier this year the Supreme Court ruled 8-1 to reverse a decision from the Ninth Circuit and enforce a provision in a credit-card agreement requiring plaintiffs to arbitrate claims over unfair lending practices. The decision in CompuCredit Corp. v. Greenwood … Continue reading

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Court Deems Arbitration Provision With Class Action Waiver Unconscionable

Following Concepcion v. ATT, the enforceability of arbitration provisions containing class action waivers has continued to be a focus of attention. See our recent posts here and here.  Last week, in Sanchez v. Valencia Holding Company, LLC (“Sanchez”), the California Court … Continue reading

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Sens. Introduce The Consumer Mobile Fairness Act To Counter Concepcion

There has been an abundance of coverage regarding the April 27, 2011 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, et ux. In a divided opinion, the Supreme Court held that class action waivers in consumer … Continue reading

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