Irvine lawyer Greg Labate is quoted in the Orange County Register:
Labate advises clients to get their employees to sign arbitration agreements, waiving their right to sue in court, and sending disputes to privately hired arbitrators.
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“People question whether arbitration tends to favor employers,” Labate told a [Professionals in Human Resources Association] conference session. “I believe they do. I use the same arbitrators over and over, and they get paid when I pick them. They know where their bread and butter comes from.”