Arbitration

Appeals court denies Uber bid to move to arbitration

The same appeals panel that told Uber (Private:UBER) to hand a key document over to Waymo has also denied Uber’s desire to move the case to …

Business

BRIEF-Zagson Engineering files arbitration against Toshiba unit TTDI

Sept 15(Reuters) - Toshiba Corp 6502.T<p>* Says Zagson Engineering Limited filed an arbitration against the company's India-based unit Toshiba …

Toshiba

Equifax response highlights raw deal for retail banking customers

Equifax has rarely been a great friend of the American consumer.<p>In the last three months of 2016 the company was the most complained-about in the …

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Arbitration hearing for Life Esidimeni tragedy will look at equitable redress

Family members of psychiatric patients who died in Life Esidimeni tragedy hold a prayer vigil. File Picture: ANTONIO MUCHAVE<p>South Africans have to …

Business (South Africa)

Some U.S. banks already comply with new class action, arbitration rule

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Elizabeth Warren, who opposes efforts to dismantle a new rule allowing customers to sue financial companies in class …

Stock Markets

Life Esidimeni arbitration begins

The beginning of a landmark arbitration process will be announced today by retired deputy chief justice Dikgang Moseneke.<p>The alternative dispute …

News (South Africa)

Complaint about Obama doll hanging by noose gets man fired, suit says

A Gresham man who was fired from driving for the company "1-800-PACK-RAT" alleges he was discriminated against after he complained about a doll of …

Racial Discrimination

Judge rules Uber lawsuit can go into arbitration

Ex-Uber (Private:UBER) CEO Travis Kalanick got his legal wish when a judge ruled that the lawsuit filed by Benchmark should move to arbitration, per …

Business

Judge sides with Kalanick, sends Benchmark suit to arbitration

A Delaware judge today ruled that Benchmark Capital's fraud suit against former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick should be submitted to arbitration, rather …

Business

Benchmark-Kalanick Uber board suit sent to arbitration

Today, a Delaware court ruled in the favor of former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, who asked that a case brought against him by early Uber investor Benchmark be moved to arbitration, allowing him to avoid a nasty public battle with one of the company’s earliest supporters.<p>Kalanick quickly sent out a …

Uber

Cowboys' Elliott paving way for lawsuit, requested independent arbiter

Aug 28,2017<p>Ezekiel Elliott is scheduled to meet with arbiter Harold Henderson on Tuesday, as the Cowboys running back appeals his six-game suspension for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy. Elliott requested the NFL to replace Henderson with an independent arbiter, but that request was …

Dallas

'Hannibal' wrestler feasts on $25K arbitration award from city

Devon “Hannibal” Nicholson, the wrestler who successfully fought the city to get his job back, was awarded a pile of money by a labour arbitration …

Canadian News

Uber Wins Ruling in Bid to Keep Price-Fix Suit Out of Court

Uber Technologies Inc. may be able to force a feud over price-fixing claims with a Connecticut customer into private arbitration, a New York appeals …

Uber

Uber wins court ruling allowing it to keep customers from suing in court

Uber won a case on Thursday when a federal appeals court ruled in favor of allowing the ridesharing company to keep its users from filing lawsuits in …

Uber

Judge orders arbitration in D-backs lawsuit over stadium

PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has refused to dismiss the Arizona Diamondbacks' lawsuit against Maricopa County over Chase Field but ordered the two sides to participate in proceedings intended to resolve the dispute without going to trial.<p>Superior Court Judge Karen Mullins' ruling released Thursday says …

Sports

Important reporting on the arbitration system

The Aug. 6 front-page article “Fired/Rehired” reported on hundreds of police officers who were rehired after having been dismissed for cause. The predominance of cases in which the arbitration’s defense was based on procedural mistakes or missed deadlines — not flawed or incomplete investigations — …

Opinion

Law ministry panel recommends revamp of arbitration framework

The Justice BN Srikrishna committee, set up by the law ministry in January to suggest reforms in India’s arbitration mechanism, has recommended key …

India

Australian pay row arbitration would put Ashes in danger, warns union chief

The Australian Cricketers’ Association has warned arbitration to resolve its pay dispute could drag on for six months putting the Ashes series in danger later this year.<p>James Sutherland, the chief executive of Cricket Australia, said on Friday that if the players pay dispute was not solved by the …

Sports (India)

Players 'would be silly' to say no to arbitration - Clarke

Jul 30, 2017<p>Australia's cricketers "would be silly" to turn down Cricket Australia's proposal for arbitration in their ongoing pay dispute, former …

Affordable Care Act

House Votes To Strip Bank & Credit Card Customers Of Constitutional Right To A Day In Court

Because the Sixth and Seventh Amendments of the U.S. Constitution are apparently less important than making sure that banks, credit card companies, …

Consumer News

Why Rangers shortchanged Zibanejad in arbitration ask

Mika Zibanejad’s ask for $5.35 million would be pretty well within the parameters of precedent if that number was attached to a four- or five-year …

Ice Hockey

House Could Vote Tuesday To Kill Arbitration Rule and Block Some Bank Class Action Suits

Two weeks after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced a rule restoring the right of consumers to bypass arbitration clauses and sue …

Consumer News

Dzingel: "It shows the confidence that they have in me"

On his new two-year deal:<p>Today was definitely new to me. It was a whirlwind for me and my family and a great day for us. The organization and Pierre …

Dorion: "I think it's a win for everyone"

On agreeing to a two-year contract with Dzingel and avoiding arbitration:<p>First of all, we're really happy. Ryan has shown through the course of his …

Clarke MacArthur

Republicans target arbitration rule for consumers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are targeting a rule that would let consumers band together to sue their banks or credit card companies rather than use a mediator to resolve a dispute.<p>The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau finalized the rule last week. The rule bans most types of mandatory …

Business

GOP Moving Forward With Plan To Block New Legal Protections For Bank, Credit Card Customers

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recently finalized new rules that prevent banks and other financial institutions from stripping customers of …

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Govt Seeks $3 Billion From RIL, Shell, ONGC In Panna Mukta And Tapti Case

The government has sought about $3 billion from Reliance Industries, Royal Dutch Shell and ONGC following a "partial" arbitration award in its favour …

Oil

BW Businessworld

Recently Published In BW<p>Featured In BW<p>Samsung’s new Note 8 looks almost similar to the S8 Plus in terms of specs on paper. It’s only got the new dual …

Oil

Arbitration Provision Emerges as Flashpoint in Nafta Overhaul

Corporations, labor representatives clash on dispute settlement scheme, as U.S. leaves its fate unclear<p>WASHINGTON—A day after the Trump administration unveiled its objectives for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement, U.S. businesses and a major labor coalition sparred over the …

NAFTA

Rams seeking dismissal, ruling via arbitration in lawsuit with St. Louis over relocation

A year and a half after the Rams left the Midwest for the sun of Southern California, the court battle over their departure is beginning to move …