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NEW YORK SUPREME COURT JUSTICE HAROLD B. BEELER JOINS NAM

Posted on Dec 08, 2009

National Arbitration and Mediation, Inc. (NAM) has announced that Hon. Harold B. Beeler, former New York Supreme Court Justice, has joined NAM's distinguished New York panel of neutrals. Effective January 15, 2010, he will be available to mediate and arbitrate cases throughout the New York Metropolitan Area.

NAM SUPPLEMENTS REQUIREMENTS FOR CONSUMER CASES

Posted on Nov 09, 2009

National Arbitration and Mediation, Inc. (NAM) a pioneer in the provision of dispute resolution services recently undertook a review of its Consumer Transaction Section. NAM reviews their Rules and Procedures periodically, in an effort to continually refine processes that are more convenient for customers and to foster the prompt, effective and fair resolution of disputes.

PRINCESS CRUISE LINES NAMES NAM ARBITRATION ADMINISTRATOR

Posted on Sep 14, 2009

September 14, 2009 Princess Cruise Lines recently named National Arbitration and Mediation, Inc. (NAM), one of the nation’s leading dispute resolution providers, as the new arbitration administrator. Essentially, when passengers book a cruise, they agree to the terms of a Passage Contract, which sets forth that that all claims associated with the contract or cruise […]

NAM SEES 48% INCREASE IN PERSONAL INJURY CASE FILINGS FOR 2009

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

During the first 6 months of 2009, NAM experienced a 48.17% increase in personal injury case filings, as compared to the first 6 months of 2008. All personal injury case types, including both catastrophic injury and labor law matters, have shown similar increases. These referrals cover matters in diverse geographic areas throughout the country; therefore, […]

NAM BOOSTS ITS STAFF BY 22% AT HEADQUARTERS

Posted on Jun 24, 2009

Over the past two months NAM has supplemented its administrative and case management staff by 22%. With a significant increase in both case filings and the number of national and multi-state dispute resolution initiatives, these new hires were seen as a welcomed and necessary addition. Roy Israel, President and CEO of NAM stated, “it is […]

NAM EXPANDS ITS NY PANEL WITH THE ADDITION OF JUDGE JAMES DOLLARD

Posted on May 13, 2009

NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is pleased to announce that effective immediately, Honorable James P. Dollard has joined NAM’s panel and will be available exclusively to mediate and arbitrate cases throughout the New York Metropolitan area. Judge Dollard joins NAM after his many years of service to the State of New York. As a preeminent […]

NAM MODIFIES EMPLOYMENT RULES & PROCEDURES RELATING TO CLASS ACTIONS

Posted on May 01, 2009

Rule 11(f)(iii) in NAM’s Employment Rules has been modified to account for class actions in the Arbitration of employment claims. As of May 1, 2009, Class Action Arbitrations will be administered by NAM if the Arbitration agreement either allows for it or is silent with respect to Class Action Arbitration. NAM will not administer a […]

NAM PANELIST JUDGE THOMPSON FEATURED IN NY DAILY NEWS ARTICLE

Posted on Apr 21, 2009

April 21, 2009 NAM panelist Hon. William C. Thompson was recently featured in the NY Daily News on Sunday, April 12, 2009. The article focused on Judge Thompson and his son William C. Thompson, Jr. — New York City’s first African-American controller and his likely bid for mayor. In the article, the younger Thompson credited […]