Alternative Dispute Resolution

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Veterans Village of San Diego provides holistic services, including homeless court and legal aid

Entertainment & Sports Law

Tom Brady and NFL players union seek 2nd Circuit en banc rehearing of Deflategate ruling

Consumer Law

CFPB seeks to ban mandatory arbitration of consumer disputes over banking, credit cards and loans

Entertainment & Sports Law

2nd Circuit upholds NFL decision, says Tom Brady must serve 4-game ‘Deflategate’ suspension

ABA Techshow

Is online dispute resolution the wave of the future?

Consumer Law

Will Consumer Financial Protection Bureau adopt rules to rein in mandatory arbitration clauses?

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Can son bind mother in nursing home to arbitration? Suit over slaying raises the issue

Attorney Fees

BigLaw firm billed for ‘outlandish’ Ritz-Carlton stays, first-class airfare, suit alleges

Consumer Law

Suit accuses Fitbit of unfair practices for inaccurate pulse trackers, late-revealed lawsuit ban

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Debt buyers use courts to collect debt, then cite arbitration clauses to deflect legal challenges

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS upholds contract ban on mass arbitration in second ADR case involving California law

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Court-ordered mediation ends judge-prosecutor dispute; blanket disqualification motion is dropped

Consumer Law

Customers suing over fake Wells Fargo accounts are sent to arbitration

Civil Rights

Chief justice orders mediation for top prosecutor and judge in dispute over Facebook posts

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Buying a bamboo floor? This company requires religious arbitration; courts uphold clauses

Corporate Law

Arbitration clauses effectively eliminate consumer rights for many, New York Times reports

Mediation

Mediators find more tools through neuroscience

Consumer Law

Consumer financial agency considers rules barring companies from blocking class actions

U.S. Supreme Court

Supreme Court to consider California rule used to strike down arbitration contracts

Trials & Litigation

Client shouldn’t be punished with judgment for no-show lawyer at arbitration, appeals court says