The CFPB rule, released in July, would have barred companies from putting class action bans in their arbitration agreements. Read more
CMS announced its plan in June to revise the rule and allow nursing homes to use the provisions. Read more
According to Qualcomm, the arbitration decided only the narrow issue of whether BlackBerry was entitled to refunds of royalties. Read more
It was determined by CMS that any facility that receives Medicare and Medicaid may no longer enter into binding arbitration agreements. Read more
Hopefully, long-term care facilities will be proactive and withdraw their arbitration agreements. Read more
Uber Technologies Inc. will not be allowed to force a customer to arbitrate his proposed class action alleging the company and its CEO fixed ride prices. Read more
VW had argued that Burra agreed to an arbitration clause when he signed his sales contract with Los Angeles dealership Volkswagen of Van Nuys. Read more
It will be very interesting to see how this lawsuit turns out. Read more
The Obama administration’s rule will protect students from wrongs committed by their colleges and provide ways for those students to escape their debt. Read more
That would be true even when their employer has buried a forced arbitration clause in its employment agreement. Read more
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