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Partner Post: Arbitration Laws

Forced Arbitration Laws on Consumers Written by James P. Nevin   The beauty of the justice system is that the little guy can take on the corporation, it's part of the American dream. Companies have caught on to this and stolen that right from under you. Forced arbitration clauses are...

Groups Call for Legislation to Prohibit Mandatory Arbitration

How Mandatory Arbitration Agreements Hurt Consumers MIAMI, FL -- May 6, 2005 -- Helen Etting, a resident of the Regents Park nursing home, was hospitalized for malnutrition, dehydration, and bed sores before she died in 2001, according to a recent article by the American Association for Justice. Helen's family was...

Bar on Class Actions Harmed Consumers

AT&T's Forced Arbitration System Illegal, Appeals Court Says SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- February 21, 2003 -- Portions of AT&T's contracts that force long distance consumers to submit claims to arbitration rather than to the courts are illegal, according to a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth...