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Whoops - legal malpractice prevention
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • September 1 2015

Attorneys and law practices have been experimenting with strategies to collect unpaid client fees while limiting the risk of malpractice claims. One


Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) and the future of the law
  • CPR
  • USA
  • September 1 2015

Commercial transactions routinely circle the globe in milliseconds. But if a problem arises, resolutions are still largely tied to paper-bound


United States Supreme Court considering a California Appellate Court opinion invalidating a class action arbitration waiver
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • August 31 2015

On October 6, 2015, the second day of this fall’s term, the United States Supreme Court will hear oral argument in a case arising out of the


Anti-arbitration bill approved by California legislature
  • Stoel Rives LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2015

On August 27, 2015, the California Assembly approved AB 465. The bill, which was approved by the California Senate on August 24, would prohibit


California strikes again! Senate ‘oks’ bill limiting employment arbitration
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

This week the California State Senate passed a measure that would block most employers from forcing workers to agree to arbitrate labor disputes


Unvacated: 11th Circuit finds repeat arbitrator not biased
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2015

The Eleventh Circuit has a lesson for future litigants: the presence of a repeat player is not enough to show the evident partiality needed to vacate


Statute permits domestic discovery for foreign opposition proceedings
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

With ample citation to Supreme Court precedent, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed the use of 28 U.S.C. 1782 to conduct


Umpire selection impasse? Second Circuit directs district court to appoint umpire
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

You are involved in a reinsurance dispute in arbitration. Both sides have named their party-appointed arbitrators and have exchanged umpire


Party waived untimely defense to arbitration, notwithstanding party’s claim that counsel committed malpractice
  • Carlton Fields Jorden Burt
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

The court confirmed an arbitration decision awarding damages in favor of workers compensation insurers against various insured employee-staffing


California Legislature targets employment arbitration agreements
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

It is no secret that California is no friend to arbitration agreements. As the United States Supreme Court noted in its 2011 opinion in AT&T Mobility