Chicago to pay millions for breach of parking contract.
When can a contracting party essentially extend their agreement to the non-signatory?
The issue again is the preemption relationship between federal and state law.
By Raymond A. Garcia
A look at ADR’s effectiveness in commercial disputes involving insurance.
By Liz Kramer
Highlights of a comparison study between AAA consumer arbitration and consumers' federal court data.
By Sheila J. Carpenter
Recusals may be easier to obtain in arbitration than in a courtroom, but judicial assistance in removing an arbitrator is rare. Recently, two courts have taken that unusual step.
Hear law professor and author John Lande outline the advantages of working closely with opposing counsel—before and during a trial. Despite attorney fears of appearing weak this type of strategy often serves both the attorneys and their clients. (11:28 min) Save 20% when you purchase the book!
Eric English and Paul Genender describe the use of settlement counsel during trials. Although they are not always needed, hiring settlement counsel can make life easier for the trial counsel and may help your client achieve their desired outcome. (11:28 min)
Registration for the ABA Section of International Law Spring Meeting is now open.
Registration for the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution webinar "Negotiation in Mediations: What Happens When Your Partner Stops Dancing" is now open.
Registration for the ABA Section of International Law’s conference "2015 Dispute Resolution in M&A/JV Transactions" is now open.
A rule change is filed with the SEC to amend the codes of arbitration procedure relating to cancelling or postponing a hearing.