Michael Bootier, Counsel in the firm's litigation section, spoke at the Class Action Money & Ethics Conference on May 6 in New York City. Mike will be part of a panelist discussion that explores the latest trends in arbitration clauses and provides updates on what one should consider before executing the next agreement.
Whether voluntary or mandatory, arbitration clauses have become standard in many agreements. Many consumers are not aware there are mandatory clauses in the fine print. There are advantages and disadvantages to both with both parties seeking the right balance in the event problems arise.