Alternative Dispute Resolution

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

Trials & Litigation

Suit seeking to declare autistic boy a public nuisance goes to mediation

Criminal Justice

Lawyer arrested in alleged assault of golf club employee; club didn’t call cops, offered her $500

Government Law

Cited by animal control in dog dispute, couple responds with ‘douchebag’ yard sign

Constitutional Law

Chicago OKs stop-and-frisk pact with ACLU

Legal Technology

Arbitration website hack is likely the work of Chinese hackers, cyberthreat group says

Legal Technology

Contesting a traffic ticket? Getting divorced? Some jurisdictions use software to resolve the issues

ABA London Sessions

What can US and UK lawyers learn from each other about best practices?

Trials & Litigation

Warring parties in Robin Williams estate case make progress, with mediator’s help

Internet Law

Vintage store operator says threat of social-media shaming is best way to deter shoplifting

Labor & Employment

Earlier clean-costume dispute helped fired Disney workers get rehired in Lion King case

Trials & Litigation

Reed Smith can’t arbitrate malpractice claim; ex-client, an attorney, didn’t sign required form

Labor & Employment

Fired over blond highlights, former Hooters waitress wins $250K arbitration award

Labor & Employment

More companies thwart employee class actions in arbitration agreements

Real Estate & Property Law

Homeowners association OKs playhouse for sick girl, 6, after dad appeals to court of public opinion

Legislation & Lobbying

‘Radical reform’ to state law would allow couples to divorce outside court, if approved

Entertainment & Sports Law

Federal judge: NFL commissioner and arbitrator erred in suspending ex-Vikings player Adrian Peterson

Asked and Answered

How these law students help costs and acrimony for divorcing couples (podcast with transcript)

Paradigm Shift

Model program brings holistic solutions to divorce