Cozen O’Connor: David Walton Discusses the Third Circuit’s Ruling on Classwide Arbitration in Law360

David Walton Discusses the Third Circuit’s Ruling on Classwide Arbitration in Law360

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

In an article titled “Employers to Embrace Arbitration After 3rd Circ. Ruling,” David Walton, vice chair of Cozen O’Connor’s Labor & Employment Department, discusses the Third Circuit's ruling that courts, rather than arbitrators, should decide whether classwide arbitration is available when an agreement is silent on that point. The ruling will encourage some employers that had been on the fence about arbitration to embrace it as a means to counter the surging tide of costly wage-and-hour class actions.

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