An employer could compel arbitration when sued by a former female employee for engaging in a continuing pattern or practice of sex discrimination, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in reversing judgment.
A payday lender could not enforce an arbitration clause included in its online loan application form, the Montana Supreme Court has ruled in affirming judgment.
The estate of a nursing home resident was not bound by an arbitration agreement executed upon her admission, the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment.
The National Football League’s standard arbitration clause took a double hit this morning when a Missouri court refused to enforce it against two former employees of the Kansas City Chiefs who sued the team for age discrimination.
A nursing home could enforce an arbitration agreement signed by a patient when sued for wrongful death by his estate, the Florida Supreme Court has ruled in affirming judgment.
A debt adjuster could not enforce a binding arbitration clause in its service contract when sued by a customer for violating state consumer protection law, the Washington Supreme Court has ruled in affirming judgment.
A prep school student must arbitrate her personal injury claims against the school and one of its teachers, the California Court of Appeal has ruled in reversing judgment.
An action for fraud was within the scope of an arbitration provision in a contract for the purchase of real property, the Florida Supreme Court has ruled in reversing judgment.
Toyota could not enforce arbitration clauses in its dealerships’ purchase agreements and leases when sued for manufacturing cars with defective brake systems, the 9th Circuit has ruled in affirming judgment.
There’s been plenty of litigation over whether a nursing home arbitration clause executed by a medical power of attorney is enforceable.
Yesterday, West Virginia’s highest court addressed the more novel issue of whether a health care surrogate can bind a patient or her estate to arbitration.