Thursday, October 5, 2017

Lawffice Links - FAA v. NLRA

The Supreme Court is back! On Monday they heard oral arguments in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis, or as I call it, FAA v. NLRA. The issue is:

Whether an agreement that requires an employer and an employee to resolve employment-related disputes through individual arbitration, and waive class and collective proceedings, is enforceable under the Federal Arbitration Act, notwithstanding the provisions of the National Labor Relations Act.

Here are some fresh-baked Lawffice Links on the topic:
My prediction: Closely divided court, with a slight edge for the FAA.