Mediators of Southern California
California Supreme Court ruling in Discover Bank v. Superior Court, 36 Cal.4th 148 (2005), that class waiver provision in an arbitration agreement will not be enforced if "class arbitration would be a significantly more effective way of vindicating the rights of affected employees than individual arbitration" is no longer controlling in light of U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in AT&T Mobility LLC v. Concepcion, __ U.S. __ , 131 S. Ct. 1740 (2011) that such waivers are enforceable under the Federal Arbitration Act.
Iskanian v. CLS Transportation Los Angeles, LLC, California Court of Appeal, Second District, Div. Two, case no. B235158, filed June 4, 2012,