Novak Quoted on Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

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Novak Quoted on Landmark U.S. Supreme Court Ruling

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Labor and Employment Deputy Practice Group Leader Lauren Novak was quoted on how the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Lamps Plus v. Varela “is a win for employers” because it held that workers are not entitled to resolve disputes through class arbitration in cases where their arbitration agreement is ambiguous.

“The decision provides clear guidance to the lower courts – the right to proceed as a class cannot be inferred, it will be permissible only if the employer expressly consented to it in the arbitration agreement,” Lauren said.

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