Publications

MEDIATION: AVOIDING THE “S” WORD IN IP LITIGATION

Posted on Aug 01, 2019

The purpose of placing an arbitration clause in a contract is to streamline the resolution of any disputes under the agreement. Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) avoids the time, cost and uncertainty of litigating in court when a dispute arises. In drafting an arbitration clause, the goal is make the clause itself clear a...

SPEAK TO YOUR MEDIATOR – EARLY AND OFTEN!

Posted on Apr 04, 2019

The purpose of placing an arbitration clause in a contract is to streamline the resolution of any disputes under the agreement. Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) avoids the time, cost and uncertainty of litigating in court when a dispute arises. In drafting an arbitration clause, the goal is make the clause itself clear a...

CREATIVE MEDIATION: ALLEVIATING COMMERCIAL DIVISION CONGESTION

Posted on Mar 20, 2019

The purpose of placing an arbitration clause in a contract is to streamline the resolution of any disputes under the agreement. Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) avoids the time, cost and uncertainty of litigating in court when a dispute arises. In drafting an arbitration clause, the goal is make the clause itself clear a...

RICHARD BYRNE, ESQ. AUTHORS CHAPTER ON MEDIATING CONSTRUCTION CLAIMS IN THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION'S BOOK “RESOLVING INSURANCE DISPUTES BEFORE TRIAL”

Posted on Oct 24, 2018

________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ “Construction is a dangerous business and, unfortunately, injuries to construction workers are not uncommon events, with the extent of injuries ranging from the minor to the catastrophic including death. The mediation of a personal injury claim in the context of a construction setting adds numerous variables for a mediator that are not present in […]

PATENT ARBITRATION IN THE AGE OF RAPIDLY CHANGING TECHNOLOGY

Posted on Sep 03, 2018

The purpose of placing an arbitration clause in a contract is to streamline the resolution of any disputes under the agreement. Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) avoids the time, cost and uncertainty of litigating in court when a dispute arises. In drafting an arbitration clause, the goal is make the clause itself clear a...