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.
A nursing home sued for wrongful death could not enforce an arbitration agreement that specified an alternate dispute resolution agency that is no longer in the business of health care arbitrations, the North Carolina Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment.
A “poison pill” in an automobile purchase contract did not render an arbitration clause in the agreement unenforceable, the California Court of Appeal has ruled in affirming judgment.
A nursing home could not demand arbitration of a wrongful death claim when the service designated in its admissions contract had exited the consumer-arbitration business, the Wisconsin Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment.
The American Arbitration Association has announced the launch of what it calls the first online arbitration and mediation tool, known as ClauseBuilder.
Customers dissatisfied with their digital telecommunications service were bound by arbitration and forum selection clauses communicated in AT&T “clickwrap” agreements, the 10th Circuit has ruled in affirming a dismissal.
The U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether a broad arbitration clause can implicitly authorize class arbitration.
Can the broad language of an arbitration clause implicitly authorize class arbitration?