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Franchisors with class action waivers in their arbitration agreements need not worry that franchisees will be allowed to arbitrate class wide claims following a recent decision by the Supreme Court of the United States upholding class action waiver provisions. See American Express Co. vs. Italian Colors Restaurant, 133 S. Ct. 2304, 2013 WL 3064410 (U.S. 2013).

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Topics:  Arbitration Agreements, Class Action, Class Action Arbitration Waivers, Franchises, Franchisors

Published In: Franchise Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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