Congressman Keith Ellison | On Our Terms: Mandatory Arbitration Clauses Stopping Courts from Granting Justice

Sponsored by Law Democrats

Date & Time:

Monday, October 30, 2017
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM


University of St. Thomas School of Law
Room 235

From consumers who are victims of fraudulent business practices to employees who are wronged in the workplace, mandatory arbitration clauses in contracts shut the door on Americans who want to have their day in court. These provisions continue to tip the balance of power in favor of large institutions at the expense of everyday people. This conversion with Congressman Keith Ellison will explore the history, legal, and practical impacts of mandatory arbitration clauses on the American economy and society.

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