• Supreme Court Holds That Express Class Action Waivers In Arbitration Agreements Are Enforceable Even When The Expense Of Conducting Individual Arbitration Exceeds The Potential Recovery
  • June 26, 2013
  • Law Firm: Meckler Bulger Tilson Marick Pearson LLP - Chicago Office
  • Earlier today, the Supreme Court issued its ruling in American Express Company v. Italian Colors Restaurant, holding that a contractual waiver of the right to class arbitration is enforceable under the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") even if the cost of individual arbitration exceeds the maximum damages the plaintiff may recover.