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Taco Bell Arbitration Clause Unenforceable
12/24/2016 12:24:31 PM
Description: A California appeals court recently ruled the arbitration clause in the job application potential employees of fast food restaurant Taco Bell fill out has been ruled unenforceable because it is not clear if it applies to franchisees. The ruling


Chicago Arbitration Pilot Project Will Be Permanent
11/6/2016 10:32:45 AM
Description: Originally planned as a two year pilot program, the mandatory arbitration for lower-value Law Division cases in Cook County Circuit Court will now be permanent as of October 1, 2016. The Illinois Supreme Court gave the official permanent approval


Orioles – and MASN - Receive Support from Arbitration Experts, Despite Recent Playoff Loss
10/15/2016 12:57:29 PM
Description: Despite their short-lived playoff experience, the Orioles are receiving good news from arbitration experts regarding their ongoing dispute with their neighbors to the south. Kenneth Feinberg, a legal expert on alternative dispute resolution,


Arbitration Begins between Otto marine and Robert Knutzen Shipholding
8/11/2016 5:42:07 PM
Description: Otto Marine has moved forward with arbitration in Singapore regarding its dispute with Robert KnutzenShipholding and Robert Knutzen personally. The dispute stems from charter contract disputes between the two companies and Knutzen.   Otto


Ruling Due July 12 in South China Sea Dispute
7/12/2016 10:36:03 AM
Description:     The ongoing battle over the South China Seas could soon come to an end through arbitration. The Permanent Court of Arbitration has announced it will deliver a ruling July 12 in the case filed by the Philippines that called into


Olympic Swimmer Requests Arbitration after Mediation Fails
6/29/2016 12:20:20 PM
Description: South Korean Olympic hopeful Park Tae-Hwan has requested the Court of Arbitration for Sport oversee proceedings now that his mediation with the Korean Olympic Committee has been unsuccessful. Park is a four-time Olympic medalist swimmer who won in


Dish Network Has Requested Tribune Media Participate in Arbitration
6/29/2016 12:19:37 PM
Description: The Dish Network, a satellite television provider, has requested that Tribune media submit to arbitration in order to settle the days-long retransmission consent dispute. The process would be similar to the arbitration process that happens between


No More Arbitration Clauses at Apollo Education Group
6/6/2016 5:33:27 PM
Description: Apollo Education Group, which operate the popular University of Phoenix and Western International University, has decided it will eliminate the use of mandatory arbitration clauses in the enrollment agreements signed by students before beginning


Olympian Makes US Team Following Arbitration
4/11/2016 5:31:10 PM
Description: Bobby Lea, an Olympic cycling veteran, was recently added to the US team and is expected to participate in the summer games in Rio in 2016. His addition followed a successful appeal regarding a doping suspension.   Lea was suspended 16 months


Non-FINRA Arbitration Pact Could Be Enforced by Credit Suisse
2/13/2016 4:49:06 PM
Description: According to a ruling from the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, a team of financial advisors who previously worked with Credit Suisse Securities LLC needs to arbitrate an employment-related dispute before a private arbitration panel, as