Ninth Circuit Affirms Iskanian, PAGA Claims are Non-Arbitrable. Sakkab v. Luxottica Retail N.Am., Inc., No. 13-55184 (9th Cir. Sept. 28, 2015) In a complete departure and reversal of numerous district court opinions, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the California Supreme Court’s decision in Iskanian v. CLS Transp. Los Angeles, LLC (2014) 59 Cal.4th… Continue Reading Sakkab v. Luxottica Retail N.Am., Inc
The FAA Preempts the Labor Code Where an Arbitration Clause Provides for Arbitration of Controversies or Claims Arising Out of the Underlying Contract and the Party Seeking to Enforce Shows the Contract’s Subject Matter Involves Interstate Commerce. Khalatian v. Prime Time Shuttle, Inc., 237 Cal.App.4th 651 (originally filed May 15, 2015; certified for publication on… Continue Reading Khalatian v. Prime Time Shuttle, Inc.