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Rent-A-Center Can't Force Ex-Worker To Arbitrate: 4th Circ.

Law360 (April 13, 2018, 9:00 PM EDT) -- The Fourth Circuit on Friday affirmed a lower court ruling that Rent-A-Center Inc. could not force a former employee to arbitrate his claims of race and disability discrimination, agreeing that more evidence was needed to determine whether arbitration agreements covered his claims.

A three-judge panel said Rent-A-Center’s motion for summary judgment and its bid to compel arbitration of the discrimination claims of Paul A. Kabba based on his signing of agreements in 2002 and 2012 were rightly denied, as there were genuine questions regarding whether those...
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Case Information

Case Title

Paul Kabba v. Rent-A-Center, Inc.

Case Number



Appellate - 4th Circuit

Nature of Suit

3445 Americans w/Disabilities Act-Empl

Date Filed

May 4, 2017

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