About those “opt-out” provisions in binding arbitration clauses

Last week, Brian noted that DropBox has added a forced arbitration clause with a class-action ban to its terms of use, and observed that the "opt-out" provision was a "public relations gambit," not a serious effort to allow consumers to make an informed choice about whether to give up the right to go to court. On the Public Justice blog today, Paul Bland has a longer post expanding on Brian's observation.