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Second Circuit Court of Appeals says Concepcion Does not apply to AMEX arbitration clause

On February 1, 2012, The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit reversed, for the third time, the District Court’s decision granting American Express’ (“Amex”) motion to compel arbitration pursuant to the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”). The plaintiffs … Continue reading

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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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