The court held that statutory exhaustion requirements are only to be applied in federal court.
The dissent goes as far as to disagree that the defendant's dispute was even within the scope of the arbitration clause.
Denials of acceptance of updated handbook don't hold up.
By Joan Sterns Johnsen
Guidance on best practices for email communications.
By Sheila J. Carpenter
The failure rate for petitions to vacate arbitration awards based on "evident partiality" is extraordinarily high.
By Angela Foster
A Texas court refused to confirm an award filed after the date proposed by the parties' agreement.
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’s conference "2015 Dispute Resolution in M&A/JV Transactions" is now open.
Registration for the teleconference for dispute resolution on management, use, and allocation of surface water resources and watersheds is now open.
Registration for the CLE webinar "ADR Hot Topics: Appellate Arbitration, Sanctions and Arbitrability" 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.