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California Appellate Court Issues Major Decision on Enforceability of Arbitration Agreements in Employment Context

6 June 2012
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The California Court of Appeals has issued a decision in a putative class action that roundly rejects virtually every argument used by the California plaintiffs bar to circumvent the US Supreme Court’s decision in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion. The decision in Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los Angeles, LLC may signal that California state courts will fall in line with post-Concepcion federal precedent and begin enforcing arbitration agreements that require individual arbitration—just as their counterparts on the federal bench have been doing.

Authors

  • Evan M. Tager
    T +1 202 263 3240
  • Andrew J. Pincus
    T +1 202 263 3220
  • Donald M. Falk
    T +1 650 331 2030
  • Archis A. Parasharami
    T +1 202 263 3328

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