ALI-ABA National Teleseminar – Arbitration of Employment Disputes: Emerging Issues

Topics:

  • Bans on class and collective actions 
  • Limitations on damages/preclusion of punitive damages
  • Awards of attorneys' fees
  • Shortened statues of limitations
  • Discovery
  • The handbook dilemma — can the employer have its cake and eat it too?
  • AAA employment rules in practice
  • Forum fees — who pays?
  • Scope of judicial review after Hall Street Associates
  • Proposed federal legislation banning pre-dispute arbitration of employment disputes
  • Arbitration cases accepted by the Supreme Court for the next term, including whether Alexander v. Gardner-Denver remains good law