How the Supreme Court is invoking a 1925 law to restrict workers’ rights today

May 23, 2018 at 12:26PM
via L.A. Times - UCLA Bruins

In 1925, at the behest of New York merchants, Congress passed the Federal Arbitration Act to uphold as “valid, irrevocable and enforceable” the contracts they had negotiated for shipping and delivering goods. They agreed to settle disputes through private arbitration, which was seen as quicker...