Federal Arbitration Act

Jul 10, 2024
Doe v. Lawyers for Employee and Consumer Rights, APC, S284810.

#24-128 Doe v. Lawyers for Employee and Consumer Rights, APC, S284810.  (B330052; nonpublished opinion; Ventura County Superior Court; 56-2022-00573119CU-WT-VTA.)  Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order in a civil action.  The court ordered briefing deferred pending decision in Hohenshelt v. Superior

Jun 12, 2024
Hohenshelt v. Superior Court, S284498.

#24-98 Hohenshelt v. Superior Court, S284498. (B327524; 99 Cal.App.5th 1319; Los Angeles County Superior Court; 20PSCV00827.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal granted a petition for writ of mandate. This case presents the following issue: Does the Federal Arbitration Act (9 U.S.C. §

Jun 01, 2022
Ramirez v. Charter Communications, Inc., S273802.

#22-141 Ramirez v. Charter Communications, Inc., S273802. (B309408; 75 Cal.App.5th 365; Los Angeles County Superior Court; 20STCV25987.) Petition for review after the Court of Appeal affirmed an order denying a petition to compel arbitration in a civil action. This case includes the following issues: Did

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