Mandatory arbitration featured at the movies

January 25, 2011 | By | Reply More

A new movie called “Hot Coffee” is featured at Democracy Now. The new film:

looks at the stories of four people whose lives were devastated when they were denied access to the courtroom after being injured. The film documents how corporations have spent millions to promote the case for tort reform.

One of the main ways to keep injured people out of courtrooms is to use mandatory arbitration clauses, a topic I addressed here.

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Category: Consumer Protection, Law

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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