Margin Debt Hits An All-time High of $814 Billion. Any Arbitration Implications?
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

Margin debt in February grew to $814 billion, up dramatically from a year ago.

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GAO Report Says Arbitration Has Impacted Servicemember Rights, But to what Extent is Unclear
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The Government Accountability Office (“GAO”) has released a Report concluding that the presence of predispute arbitration agreements (“PDAA”) has definitely impacted servicemembers in consumer and employment matters,

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FINRA Posts Dispute Resolution Stats Through February: A Decent Month After a Rough Start to the Year
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

FINRA Dispute Resolution Services (“DRS”) posted case statistics through February with key metrics starting the year still below 2020’s numbers,

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AAA’s Amended International Rules: An Analysis
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The American Arbitration Association recently amended its rules governing international arbitrations and mediations. Here is a succinct analysis.

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SCOTUS Grants Cert. on Whether 28 USC Section 1782 Provides for Discovery in Aid of Private, Foreign, Commercial Arbitration
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The Supreme Court has agreed to resolve a major split on whether 28 USC Section 1782 provides for discovery in aid of private,

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FAIR Act Published. It’s Pretty Much the Same As the Last Iteration
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The recently-introduced Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal (FAIR) Act has been published and, as we suspected,

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