Mandatory arbitration, common foe of car buyers, bank customers and porn stars, under attack
Alex Brauer, a Dallas lawyer, said one his clients soured on mandatory arbitration after losing in a dispute with a supplier. The arbitrator assessed damages of just $1, but under the rules of that arbitration, the loser must pay the winner’s legal costs. Brauer’s client was hit with a $200,000 bill.
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