TITLE

USING ARBITRATION TO ELIMINATE CONSUMER CLASS ACTIONS: EFFICIENT BUSINESS PRACTICE OR UNCONSCIONABLE ABUSE?

AUTHOR(S)
Sternlight, Jean R.; Jensen, Elizabeth J.
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Law & Contemporary Problems;Winter/Spring2004, Vol. 67 Issue 1/2, p75
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses the arbitration to eliminate consumer class actions. Reliance on the unconscionability doctrine to regulate the use of arbitration clauses to prelude class actions; Economic argument that permits companies that should be permitted to protect themselves against class actions; Mechanism for determining arbitration clauses.
ACCESSION #
14726636

 

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