Bills Signed: H.R. 4445
On Thursday, March 3, 2022, the President signed into law:
H.R. 4445, the “Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Act of 2021,” which invalidates predispute arbitration agreements that preclude a party from filing a lawsuit in court involving sexual assault or sexual harassment, at the election of the party alleging such conduct.
Thank you to Representatives Bustos, Griffith, and Jayapal and Senators Gillibrand, Graham, and Durbin and many others for their leadership.