By the Consumer Financial
In the first federal appeals court decision
to apply AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion to a non-AT&T Mobility
arbitration agreement, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has held
that the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA) preempts New Jersey...
By the Consumer Financial Services Group
The U.S. Supreme Court's decision in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion , 131 S. Ct. 1740 (2011) [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers ], obligates courts to compel individual arbitration even where the plaintiff has proven that doing so...
By Steven W. Suflas, Alan S. Kaplinsky, Mark J. Levin, Burt M. Rublin, and Michelle M. McGeogh
In Opalinski v. Robert Half International, Inc. [ enhanced opinion available to lexis.com subscribers ], the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit held that where an arbitration clause is...