TITLE

THE HIGH COST OF MANDATORY CONSUMER ARBITRATION

AUTHOR(S)
Budnitz, Mark E.
PUB. DATE
January 2004
SOURCE
Law & Contemporary Problems;Winter/Spring2004, Vol. 67 Issue 1/2, p133
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the cost of mandatory consumer arbitration in the U.S. Prevention of consumers from bringing the disputes to court because consumer contracts increasingly include mandatory, predispute, binding arbitration provisions; Variation in the fees charged by arbitration service providers according to the damages claimed, procedures selected and arbitrators chosen; New rules issued by the American Arbitration Association for consumer-related disputes.
ACCESSION #
14726638

 

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