Tag Archives: Federal Arbitration Act

Supreme Court Gives Teeth to Delegation Clauses in Arbitration Provisions

Supreme
Taking the time to include a well-crafted arbitration agreement in your employment contracts sometimes feels like a moot point, but a recent unanimous U.S. Supreme Court opinion in Henry Schein, Inc. v. Archer & White Sales, Inc. should inspire some confidence in the enforcement of arbitration. The story is a familiar one—an employee who signed … Continue reading this entry

Too Late to Compel Arbitration? Think Again!

California Emloyers
In recent years, more and more employers are considering requiring employees to bring any claims arising out of the employment relationship in a private forum such as an arbitration. The American Arbitration Association provides a helpful guideline for drafting mandatory dispute resolution provisions. Some of the benefits of arbitration are well known: among other things, … Continue reading this entry