The Midterm Elections are Over: What’s in Store for Arbitration and the Financial Services Field?
on

By George H. Friedman*

SAC Contributing Legal Editor and Board of Editors Member

Chairman of the Board – Arbitration Resolution Services 

Adjunct Professor of Law,

...Read More

Latest SAC Podcast Tackles “Employment Issues in Securities Arbitration in the Wake of Epic Systems”
on

The current state of securities industry employment arbitration, including what the Supreme Court’s Epic Systems decision may mean for the financial services sector, were the core topics discussed recently by an experienced panel of securities arbitration experts in the sixth SAC Podcast.

...Read More

Coalition of Consumer Protection Advocates Again Urges SEC’s Clayton: No IPO Arbitration or Class Action Waivers
on

A 133-member coalition of national and state consumer and investor rights advocates has written to the SEC urging that it not permit arbitration or class action waivers of IPO disputes.

...Read More

Post Image
SCOTUS Rules in Epic Systems. What it Means for Securities Employment Arbitration
on

By George H. Friedman*

SAC Board Member and Contributing Legal Editor

[This guest blog post is derived from a feature article by the same name appearing in 2018:3 Securities Arbitration Commentator]

In a 5-4 decision split along ideological lines,

...Read More

Post Image
SCOTUS Hits the Arbitration Certiorari Trifecta: What’s in Store for Financial Industry Arbitration?
on

By George H. Friedman*

SAC Board Member and Contributing Legal Editor

Having already agreed to review two arbitration-centric cases next Term,

...Read More

Post Image
We Called It. SCOTUS Narrowly Holds that the FAA Trumps the NLRA
on

In a narrow 5-4 decision split along ideological lines, the Supreme Court on May 21 held in Epic Systems Corp. v. Lewis,

...Read More

Read Our Recent Blog