Document Type

Article

Publication Year

2014

Journal Title

Dispute Resolution Magazine

ISSN

1077-3592

Abstract

Article Extract:

A recent case from the Southern District of New York, Ross et al v. American Express et al, is an antitrust case, but it also is an important case for arbitration. Ross consolidated several class actions in which plaintiffs alleged that major credit card issuing banks, including American Express (Amex), First USA, Bank of America, Citibank, Chase, Discover, and others “violated the Sherman Act by agreeing with their competitors to implement and maintain mandatory class action-barring arbitration clauses as a term or condition for holding their general purpose credit cards.

First Page

18

Last Page

19

Num Pages

2

Issue Number

1

Publisher

American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution

FIle Type

PDF

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Litigation Commons

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