MA SJCAuthored by Jeff Burns

After the Supreme Court’s June 20, 2013 decision in American Express Co. v. Italian Colors Restaurant (AmEx) (here), many questioned whether AmEx abrogated other state court decisions that had invalidated class arbitration agreements based on the “effective vindication” doctrine.

Today (here), the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) answered that
Continue Reading The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Reluctantly Agrees That Its June 2013 Decision On Class Arbitration Waivers Is No Longer Good Law