Employment Law Case of the Week Oct 31, 2018

Class-action arbitration – Dead or Alive at the US Supreme Court?

This is a 93 second video discussing Lamps Plus v. Varela, argued at the US Supreme Court on October 29.

Issue: " Whether the Federal Arbitration Act forecloses a state-law interpretation of an arbitration agreement that would authorize class arbitration based solely on general language commonly used in arbitration agreements."