58 Cited authorities

  1. AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion

    563 U.S. 333 (2011)   Cited 3,791 times   601 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a ban on collective-action waivers in those contracts worked to "disfavor arbitration"
  2. First Options of Chi., Inc. v. Kaplan

    514 U.S. 938 (1995)   Cited 5,396 times   47 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a circuit court reviewing a district court's disposition of an arbitration award should apply "ordinary, not special, standards."
  3. AT&T Techs., Inc. v. Commc'ns Workers of Am.

    475 U.S. 643 (1986)   Cited 5,397 times   23 Legal Analyses
    Holding that it was for the court to decide whether a particular labor dispute fell within the arbitration clause of a collective-bargaining agreement
  4. Mitsubishi Motors v. Soler Chrysler-Plymouth

    473 U.S. 614 (1985)   Cited 4,246 times   44 Legal Analyses
    Holding that the Act emphatically favors arbitration
  5. Mastrobuono v. Shearson Lehman Hutton, Inc.

    514 U.S. 52 (1995)   Cited 1,243 times   15 Legal Analyses
    Holding that courts should be guided by the “cardinal principle of contract construction: that a document should be read to give effect to all of its provisions and to render them consistent with each other”
  6. Armendariz v. Foundation Health Psychcare Services, Inc.

    24 Cal.4th 83 (Cal. 2000)   Cited 1,764 times   45 Legal Analyses
    Holding unilateral arbitration provision substantively unconscionable
  7. Iskanian v. CSL Transportation Los Angeles, LLC

    59 Cal.4th 348 (Cal. 2014)   Cited 707 times   145 Legal Analyses
    Holding that arbitration provisions banning class-action litigation or collective arbitration of employment-related claims are enforceable under the NLRA and the FAA's saving clause, but also holding that arbitration provisions banning representative claims under California's Private Attorneys General Act violates that Act
  8. Engalla v. Permanente Med. Grp., Inc.

    15 Cal.4th 951 (Cal. 1997)   Cited 1,180 times
    Holding that a party's "course of delay" in performing the terms of the contract, when "unreasonable or undertaken in bad faith, may provide sufficient grounds" for a finding of waiver
  9. Moncharsh v. Heily Blase

    3 Cal.4th 1 (Cal. 1992)   Cited 1,069 times   12 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "a party [who] is claiming the entire contract is illegal, or the arbitration agreement itself is illegal" must "raise the illegality question prior to participating in the arbitration process"
  10. Saint Agnes Medical Center v. PacifiCare of California

    31 Cal.4th 1187 (Cal. 2003)   Cited 481 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Holding the prejudice results from a party's expenditure on defending against motions that reflect a position on arbitrability
  11. Section 2 - Validity, irrevocability, and enforcement of agreements to arbitrate

    9 U.S.C. § 2   Cited 10,956 times   119 Legal Analyses
    Granting federal jurisdiction where there is "a transaction involving [interstate] commerce"
  12. Section 1194 - Recovery by employee in civil action regardless of agreement to receive lesser wage

    Cal. Lab. Code § 1194   Cited 1,761 times   10 Legal Analyses
    Authorizing an employee receiving less than the legal overtime compensation to recover the unpaid balance, interest, attorney's fees, and costs of suit in a civil action
  13. Section 2698 - Title of part

    Cal. Lab. Code § 2698   Cited 1,571 times   36 Legal Analyses

    This part shall be known and may be cited as the Labor Code Private Attorneys General Act of 2004. Ca. Lab. Code § 2698 Added by Stats 2003 ch 906 (SB 796), s 2, eff. 1/1/2004.

  14. Section 1281.2 - Grounds for not ordering parties to arbitrate controversy

    Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 1281.2   Cited 1,422 times   7 Legal Analyses
    Stating that an order compelling arbitration “may not be refused on the ground that the petitioner's contentions lack substantive merit”
  15. Section 1281 - Generally

    Cal. Code Civ. Proc. § 1281   Cited 514 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Explaining an arbitration agreement may only be invalidated upon the same "grounds as exist for the revocation of any contract"
  16. Section 1401 - Prerequisite to admission

    Cal. Evid. Code § 1401   Cited 394 times
    Requiring authentication of a "writing"
  17. Section 229 - Arbitration agreements

    Cal. Lab. Code § 229   Cited 121 times   5 Legal Analyses
    Barring enforcement of agreements to arbitrate wage claims
  18. Section 2804 - Contract waiving benefits of article null and void

    Cal. Lab. Code § 2804   Cited 84 times
    Providing that any agreement made by an employee to waive his or her right to expense reimbursement is and void
  19. Section 206.5 - Execution of a release

    Cal. Lab. Code § 206.5   Cited 83 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Providing that employers and employees may not enter into agreements that waive the employee's right to receive wages
  20. Section 219 - Effect of private agreements; payment for unused leave

    Cal. Lab. Code § 219   Cited 71 times
    Prohibiting agreements that attempt to circumvent the requirements of the Labor Code
  21. Rule 3.770 - Dismissal of class actions

    Cal. R. 3.770   Cited 30 times

    (a) Court approval of dismissal A dismissal of an entire class action, or of any party or cause of action in a class action, requires court approval. The court may not grant a request to dismiss a class 23 action if the court has entered judgment following final approval of a settlement. Requests for dismissal must be accompanied by a declaration setting forth the facts on which the party relies. The declaration must clearly state whether consideration, direct or indirect, is being given for the