September 9 2019 A structured guide to mediation law and practice in USA, including statutory definitions, commonly used mediation models, procedures and settlement agreements.
May 9 2014 A growing number of federal courts have confirmed that the once-common discovery practice of asserting an objection followed by a bare "conditional"…
December 14 2012 In its recent decision, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit in U.S. v. Quality Stores, Inc., No. 10-1563 (6th Cir., 9/7/2012) held that certain severance payments made to former employees were not subject to tax under the Federal Insurance Contributions Act.
March 19 2012 Connecticut has a new third party administrator (TPA) licensing requirement that became effective October 1, 2011.
April 2 2012 Delaware has traditionally been the preeminent and innovative jurisdiction for U.S. businesses to incorporate.
October 18 2021 A guide to the legal and practical considerations surrounding the franchisor-franchisee relationship in USA (Texas), including due diligence, renewal, sale and transfer and more.
October 18 2021 A Q&A guide to dispute resolution between franchisors and franchisees in USA (Texas), taking a look at common disputes, remedies, ADR and more.
July 9 2021 An overview of mediation procedure in USA, including governing rules, the effect on limitation periods for claims and confidentiality of proceedings.
July 9 2021 A quick overview of legal and practical considerations for selecting mediators in USA, including accreditation, appointment procedures, fees and conflicts of interest.
October 30 2020 A Q&A guide to dispute resolution between franchisors and franchisees in USA (Texas), taking a look at common disputes, remedies, ADR and more.