The REAL Role of Counsel in Mediation
By: Harold Coleman, Jr., Esq., CCA, Senior Vice President, AAA-ICDR®; Executive Director/Mediator,
By: Andrew Barton, Vice President, AAA-ICDR® and Lance K. Tanaka, Vice President, AAA-ICDR
Though most traditional sporting events have been decimated by an operational shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many might think that eSports are immune given the nature of online, or virtual, competition. However, businesses involved in the eSports industry feel the impact of the loss of revenue
A well-constructed dispute resolution clause is the foundation of a cost-effective and efficient dispute resolution process. Yet courts regularly are faced with arbitration clauses that are problematic in some respect.
Common Flaw #4: Unrealistic Deadlines and Customized Procedures
By: Michael R. Powell, Vice President, AAA Construction Division
Parties select construction arbitrators based on their subject-matter expertise, qualifications, familiarity with the applicable law(s), and reputation. It wasn’t that long ago when industry professional arbitrators (IPAs) served with more frequency in construction claims. In