YVETTE BRANDEIS VS 24-7 CAREGIVERS REGISTRY INC ET AL

BRANDEIS v. 24-7 CAREGIVERS REGISTRY, INC.

MOTION TO COMPEL ARBITRATION AND STAY PROCEEDINGS

TENTATIVE RULING

Defer an order on the motion to compel arbitration to permit Defendant to submit a declaration demonstrating that the FAA applies to the arbitration agreement (i.e., that Defendant is engaged in interstate commerce); upon submission of such evidence satisfactory to the Court, grant the motion to compel arbitration, with the exception of the PAGA claim, to which the motion is denied; defer to the arbitrator the question of class arbitrability; stay proceedings following completion of arbitration

DISCUSSION

I. Background

Plaintiff Yvette Brandeis filed this putative wage-and-hour class action against her employers, Defendants 24-7 Caregivers Registry, Inc. dba AdvantagePlusCaregivers.com, and Advantage Plus Caregivers, Inc. Plaintiff alleges that Defendants violated various provisions of the........