Bustos Votes to End All Forced Arbitration

WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) – a longtime leader in the push to end forced arbitration – helped to pass the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act (the FAIR Act). This bill would prohibit the enforcement of mandatory, pre-dispute arbitration provisions in contracts involving consumer, employment, antitrust and civil rights disputes. This bill builds on Bustos’ Ending Forced Arbitration of […]

#MeToo Milestone: Biden Signs Bustos’ Bill to End Forced Arbitration for Sexual Assault and Harassment Into Law

Today, President Joe Biden signed Bustos’ bill into law during a ceremony with lawmakers and survivors at the White House  WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault was signed into law by President Joe Biden during a ceremony with lawmakers and survivors at the White House.  […]

Bustos’ Bill to End Forced Arbitration Officially Sent to the White House

President Joe Biden is expected to sign the bill into law during a ceremony at the White House tomorrow  WASHINGTON — Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos’ (IL-17) bipartisan, bicameral legislation to end forced arbitration for sexual harassment and assault survivors was enrolled by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and officially sent to the White House for President Joe […]

Silenced Survivors: Bustos Announces Virtual State of the Union Guests

Bustos’ guests include an advocate for ending forced arbitration and survivors of sexual assault and harassment who were forced into arbitration proceedings. WASHINGTON – Today, Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17) announced that several silenced survivors of sexual assault and harassment, as well as an advocate against forced arbitration will be her virtual guests at President Joe Biden’s […]