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The Ten Arbitration Trends Of 2017

By on January 5, 2018 in Arbitration & Mediation

Liz Kramer, writing in Stinson Leonard Street’s Arbitration Nation blog, provides a rundown of the top 10 developments in arbitration law during the past year.

“2017 was a big year in arbitration law,” she writes. “We went from a country that seemed on the verge of banning arbitration in most consumer and employee contracts to a country whose federal policy embraces arbitration in nearly every context.”

Among the trends she discusses are cases on regulation reversal, preemption, the NLRB, small claims court confusion, statutory preclusion, non-signatories getting divergent results, and more.

Read the article.