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Cable Subscribers Must Arbitrate Antitrust Claims

Date: 05/25/06

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit ruled that a cable television service agreement may require arbitration of subscribers’ antitrust claims but the arbitration clause may not prevent subscribers from recovering treble damages or bringing their claims as a class.

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