SCOTUS Hears Oral Argument in Bissonnette
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The Supreme Court heard oral argument this week in Bissonnette v. LePage Bakeries Park St.

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SCOTUS Sets February Oral Arguments in Two Arbitration-Centric Cases and Grants Certiorari in a New One
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The Supreme Court has set February oral arguments in Bissonnette v. LePage Bakeries Park St.

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FINRA’s Proposed Changes to Non-Attorney Rep Rule Published – Comments Due November 3
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

FINRA’s proposal to amend the non-attorney representation rules has been published in the Federal Register.

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Consumer Advocates to CFPB: Write Rule Empowering Consumers to Choose Arbitration Post-Dispute
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

A coalition of leading consumer advocacy groups has petitioned the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB”) to promulgate a rule allowing financial consumers the option to arbitrate after a dispute arises.

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ICSID Releases Stats for FY 2023
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

ICSID recently released updated caseload stats.

Although we tend to think that most investment disputes in the U.S.

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California Supreme Court: PAGA Plaintiff May Assert Representative Claims
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Publisher & Editor-in-Chief

The California Supreme Court has ruled unanimously that, even though a California Private Attorney General Act (“PAGA”) Plaintiff’s individual claims have been referred to arbitration,

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