DirecTV Class Action Should Be Arbitrated, Panel Hears

Law360, Los Angeles (March 19, 2014, 9:32 PM EDT) -- DirecTV Inc. on Wednesday urged a California appeals court to send a consumer class action alleging inadequate disclosure of early termination fees to arbitration, saying that the U.S. Supreme Court’s AT&T Mobility v. Concepcion decision makes it clear that the arbitration agreement can't be waived. 

DirecTV asked the California Court of Appeal to overturn a lower court's denial of their motion to compel arbitration, which was filed shortly after the Concepcion decision in April 2011, a high court ruling that said companies could insert class action waivers...
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