EA Wins Arbitration Award in FLSA Case

Just two days after Jarrett Ellzey and Leigh Montgomery obtained jury verdict from a Harris County, Texas jury, a private arbitrator awarded $177,000 and change (excluding attorneys’ fees) in an FLSA arbitration. That proved to be a really nice week for a couple of our… read more

Arbitration Nullification – Be Ready for this Defense Strategy

Defendants typically favor arbitration for several reasons. Plaintiffs typically fear arbitration, or at a minimum, view the process with a high degree of skepticism. Both attitudes are unjustified most of the time, especially when the parties have agreed to use institutional ADR shops like AAA… read more