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Arbitration Ordered In Airbnb Racial Bias Class Complaint

(November 3, 2016, 12:20 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — A District of Columbia federal judge on Nov. 1 found that the arbitration agreement between a well-known residential rental service and its users was valid and enforceable, stayed a racial bias class complaint and granted the rental service’s motion to compel individual arbitration (Gregory Selden, et al. v. Airbnb, Inc., No. 16-933, D. D.C.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 150863).

(Memorandum opinion available.  Document #43-161104-017Z.)

Gregory Selden, a black man, signed up with Airbnb Inc., a residential rental service, in advance of a weekend...
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