•  
  •  
 

Symposium Subtitle

U.S. Arbitration Law in the Wake of AT&T v. Concepcion

First Paragraph

Shortly after the Supreme Court issued its decision in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, Senators Al Franken, Richard Blumenthal, and Representative Hank Johnson announced their intention to re-introduce proposed legislation, known as the "Arbitration Fairness Act" (the "AFA" or the "Act"). Senator Franken described AT&T Mobility as "another example of the Supreme Court favoring corporations over consumers," and claimed that the AFA would "rectify the Court's most recent wrong by restoring consumer rights." Many consumer and employment rights groups echoed that sentiment.

Share

COinS
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.