An Unbiased Academic Look at Mandatory Arbitration
by Michael Fox
Well maybe not — given that the topic for presenters to the January 2008 Section to Contracts of the Association of American Law Schools is entitled: How Bad Are Mandatory Arbitration Terms?”. Check out the full details at the ContractsProf Blog if you are interested in presenting.
I would never say that there are not two sides to the question of mandatory arbitration, but it does seem that the ivory tower types are not being asked to approach the issue with an open mind.
A hat tip to the good Professor Ross Runkel at his Ross' Arbitration blog which is, as usual, up to the minute on the latest developments in arbitration.