Yesterday, a New York state judge ruled that the case should be handled in arbitration, and not open court, as initially filed. So what does this mean? Both sides present their cases to a neutral court ordered official, who makes a binding decision that the two parties have to agree to.
American Apparel’s lawyer, Stuart Slotnick, had this to say about Morales’ suit:
“The claims are bogus and frivolous and we expect they will be dealt with accordingly.”