18 Cited authorities

  1. Gilmer v. Interstate/Johnson Lane Corp.

    500 U.S. 20 (1991)   Cited 2,985 times   59 Legal Analyses
    Holding that a claim arising under the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA), 29 U.S.C. § 621 et seq. (1994 ed.), may be subject to compulsory arbitration
  2. Armendariz v. Foundation Health Psychcare Services, Inc.

    24 Cal.4th 83 (Cal. 2000)   Cited 1,707 times   44 Legal Analyses
    Holding unilateral arbitration provision substantively unconscionable
  3. Compucredit Corp. v. Greenwood

    565 U.S. 95 (2012)   Cited 252 times   6 Legal Analyses
    Holding that contract “parties remain free to specify” their choice of judicial forum “so long as the guarantee ” of the Act “is preserved.”
  4. Stewart v. Preston Pipeline Inc.

    134 Cal.App.4th 1565 (Cal. Ct. App. 2005)   Cited 162 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding that "resolving litigation" is a "lawful object" for a contract
  5. Craig v. Brown Root Inc.

    84 Cal.App.4th 416 (Cal. Ct. App. 2000)   Cited 169 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding binding arbitration agreement when employer mailed documents to employee's home and they had not been returned despite employee's protestations that she had not received it
  6. Brookwood v. Bank of America

    45 Cal.App.4th 1667 (Cal. Ct. App. 1996)   Cited 169 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding the employee was “bound by the provisions of the [arbitration] agreement regardless of whether [she] read it or [was] aware of the arbitration clause when [she] signed the document”
  7. Circuit City Stores, Inc. v. Najd

    294 F.3d 1104 (9th Cir. 2002)   Cited 132 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding employee’s failure to opt out of employer’s dispute resolution agreement manifested consent to arbitration under that agreement
  8. Mission Viejo Emergency Med. Assoc. v. Beta Healthcare Grp.

    197 Cal.App.4th 1146 (Cal. Ct. App. 2011)   Cited 80 times
    Noting that under the holding in Concepcion the "[g]eneral state law doctrine pertaining to unconscionability is preserved unless it involves a defense that applies 'only to arbitration or that derive[its] meaning from the fact that an agreement to arbitrate is at issue'"
  9. Quevedo v. Macy's, Inc.

    798 F. Supp. 2d 1122 (C.D. Cal. 2011)   Cited 67 times   1 Legal Analyses
    Holding plaintiff's individual PAGA claim to be arbitrable and "the arbitration agreement's provision barring him from bringing that claim on behalf of other employees is enforceable"
  10. Circuit City Stores, Inc. v. Ahmed

    283 F.3d 1198 (9th Cir. 2002)   Cited 82 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Holding arbitration agreement enforceable based on employee's failure to opt-out within the 30-day window
  11. Section 1550 - Essential to existence of contract

    Cal. Civ. Code § 1550   Cited 831 times   3 Legal Analyses
    Recognizing that the "essential" elements of contract formation include mutual consent and sufficient consideration
  12. Section 1633.9 - Electronic record or signature attributable to person

    Cal. Civ. Code § 1633.9   Cited 52 times   2 Legal Analyses
    Addressing authentication of electronic signatures