SunTrust Customers Ask High Court To Review Arbitration Row

Law360, New York (August 6, 2012, 8:00 PM EDT) -- Two SunTrust Banks Inc. customers accusing the bank of charging exorbitant overdraft fees have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a Eleventh Circuit ruling ordering their class action claims to arbitration, arguing that the case highlights a growing need for additional guidance from the high court on arbitration clauses.

In a petition filed with the high court July 30, plaintiffs Jeffrey and Jeanette Buffington asked the court to rule on whether its 2011 decision in AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion — which favors the enforcement of...
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