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Response to cleanhippie (Reply #28)

Mon May 28, 2012, 01:27 PM

36. You are also missing the HUGE elephant in the room - binding arbitration

Contract law also permits the parties to specify a form of arbitration.

Courts WILL enforce arbitration results, without "looking under the hood".

So, if our contract specifies that, in the event of a dispute, we appoint the Shaman of Brooklyn to consult with the Spirits of the Dead to decide between us, then that result is enforceable by a court.

The only thing the court is going to ask is, "Mr. Shaman, did you consult with the Spirits of the Dead?"

And if he says "yes", then his decision stands.

This is why the American Bar Association opposes this nonsense.

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