The Ever-Changing Role of Arbitration Agreements in California e-Learning Course

1.5 HRCI California Credits/1.5 SHRM PDCs

Many employers ask employees to sign arbitration agreements in which the employee gives up the right to sue in court over job-related issues. The role of these agreements in California seems to be changing constantly. Employers often wonder whether or not arbitration agreements are a good idea, what can and cannot be included in them, and how to enforce them.

In this course, you will learn:

- The laws which authorize arbitration
- What arbitration is
- The different types of arbitration
- The advantages and disadvantages of arbitration
- The types of issues that can be the subject of an arbitration agreement and those that cannot
- What happens when an arbitration agreement improperly addresses particular issues
- The issue of enforcing an arbitration agreement