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Mediation services available from Signature Resolution provided by legal experts such as Greg D. Derin.

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Unraveling the Gordian Knot of damages

Greg D. Derin

February 09, 2024 - Shutterstock Greg Derin is a mediator and arbitrator at Signature Resolution. He can be reached at gderin@ signatureresolution.com. I n the Fourt...

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Worker classification: New rules shouldn’t change settlement calculus

Joe Lovretovich

February 02, 2024 - Shutterstock O n Jan. 9, the U.S. Depart-ment of Labor announced a new rule, effective March 11, that could impact how California businesses class...

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Can adult survivor claims disregard arbitration agreements under the EFAA?

Abe Melamed

February 01, 2024 - President Joe Biden signs H.R. 4445, the Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment Act, into law in the East Room of the Whi...

Legal disputes can be resolved with Signature Resolution and experts like the Hon. Tricia E. Bigelow in Los Angeles.

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Arbitrator disclosure: designed to ensure fairness

Hon. Tricia A. Bigelow (Ret.)

January 30, 2024 - Shutterstock A bitration has frequently garnered disfavor among plaintiff’s counsel. Arbi- trators are inherently biased, they say, with conf...

Mediation services available from Signature Resolution provided by legal experts such as Greg D. Derin.

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Greg D. Derin

January 26, 2024 - Shutterstock Greg Derin is a mediator and arbi- trator at Signature Resolution. He can be reached at gderin@signa- tureresolution.com. A lthough t...

The Hon. Benny Osorio offers mediation and arbitration services for Signature Resolution in California.

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SB 365: Plaintiffs might get their day in court

Hon. Benny Osorio (Ret.)

January 04, 2024 - By Benny C. Osorio W hen Governor Gavin Newsom signed Senate Bill 365 into law on Oct. 10, he sent a strong message that California would not mak...

Legal disputes can be resolved with Signature Resolution and experts like the Hon. Tricia E. Bigelow in Los Angeles.

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How to move mediation forward

Hon. Tricia A. Bigelow (Ret.)

December 19, 2023 - Shutterstock Tricia Bigelow (Ret.) is a neutral with Signature Resolution. As Pre- siding Justice of the Court of Ap- peal, Justice Bigelow preside...

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Liquidated damages could undo a settlement agreement

Hon. Abraham Khan (Ret.)

November 30, 2023 - Shutterstock A settlement agreement is typically the capstone of a successful mediation. Parties in a legal dispute have worked with the mediat...

Comm. Patti C. Ratekin can mediate your legal issues as part of the legal team at Signature Resolution.

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Guide to Family Court “Buzzwords” (Part 1)

Comm. Patti C. Ratekin (Ret.)

November 27, 2023 - Shutterstock T he purpose of this guide is to provide an instant definition of most of the common terms and “buzz- words” heard in a Famil...

Comm. Patti C. Ratekin can mediate your legal issues as part of the legal team at Signature Resolution.

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Guide to Family Court “Buzzwords” (Part 2)

Comm. Patti C. Ratekin (Ret.)

November 27, 2023 - Shutterstock T he purpose of this guide is to provide an instant definition of most of the common terms and “buzz- words” heard in a Famil...

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Bakery case before Supreme Court shows knead for clarity of FAA exemption

Rex Darrell Berry

October 18, 2023 - Shutterstock Rex Berry is a mediator and arbi- trator with Signature Resolution. Mandatory arbitration of employment disputes has been litigated ne...

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A candid look at ‘diversity, equity, inclusion & belonging’ in the legal profession

Angela J. Reddock-Wright

August 27, 2023 - Angela Reddock-Wright is a neutral with Signature Resolution. Prior to taking on the role of a mediator and arbitrator, she served as an employm...