Hawaii district court confirms award reinstating terminated employee but finds back pay to be outside contract's essence.
Is the FAA adressing all forms of ADR?
Court finds undisclosed concurrent service of arbitrators in similar arbitrations was not sufficient to vacate award.
By Jerome F. Crotty
A plaintiff bringing an action on behalf of herself and a putative class of similarly-situated women does not have the right to pursue a class arbitration under Title VII and New York City's Human Rights Law.
By Regina Pepe Martorana and Christina Ryfa LoConte
Courts differ in determining whether a party has relinquished the right to compel arbitration, but prejudice to the nonmoving party is a common factor.
By Robert Knuts
U.S. Supreme Court takes Oklahoma court to task for its effort to block arbitration proceeding.
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)
Florida passed the Revised Florida Arbitration Code, effective for contracts entered into on or after July 1, 2013.
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