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What High Court Ruling Means For Sexual Harassment Claims

Abe Melamed

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Older Workers May Be Allowed to Sidestep Arbitration, Go Directly to Court

Rex Darrell Berry

June 07, 2024 - As I sit here safely ensconced in my seventh decade, I occasionally wonder, “What’s so great about getting older?” First, of course, growing ol...

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

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When lawyers are judged by their looks

Hon. Tricia A. Bigelow (Ret.)

June 03, 2024 - Despite the presence of women at every level of law - from court clerks to Supreme Court justices - the fact of their “woman-ness” is inescapab...

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Woman judges: Different but equal

Hon. Dalila C. Lyons (Ret.)

June 03, 2024 - SHUTTERSTOCK T he American legal system was forever changed on the day in 1981 when San- dra Day O’Connor joined the U.S. Supreme Court. Man...

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Generative Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) in ADR

Abe Melamed

May 26, 2024 - ARIZONA ADR FORUM 4 LATE WINTER 2024ARIZONA ADR FORUM 4 ⏎ BY ABE MELAMED Fiction Becomes Fact In a 1964 video interview with the BBC, scienc...

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For want of a nail: In re Marriage of Lietz

Hon. Scott M. Gordon (Ret.)

May 02, 2024 - Shutterstock T he recent case of In re Marriage of Lietz ((2024) 99 Cal.App.5th 664) offers direction on the use of ex- pert testimony in famil...

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

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Mediation lessons from the backyard

Greg D. Derin

May 01, 2024 - MAY 1, 2024 column Mediation lessons from the backyard BY GREG DERIN Amy Tan is a renowned author pro- foundly observant of nature, human and oth...

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Mediator confidentiality: When does it end?

Angela J. Reddock-Wright

May 01, 2024 - MAY 1, 2024 column Mediator confidentiality: When does it end? BY ANGELA REDDOCK-WRIGHT When parties to a legal dispute choose to mediate their ...

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Is summary judgement appropriate in single or few incident hostile work environment cases in California?

Abe Melamed

May 01, 2024 - Abe Melamed is a mediator, arbitrator and special master with Signature Resolution. He predominantly handles employment, sexual assault/ abuse ...

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Pre-litigation mediation: strategies for success

Joe Lovretovich

May 01, 2024 - MAY 1, 2024 column Pre-litigation mediation: strategies for success BY JOE LOVRETOVICH In my mediation practice, I am struck by the increasing n...

Jonathan Andrews is a professional legal expert and mediator with Signature Resolution in Century City, California.

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Assessing emotional distress damages in mediation

Jonathan D. Andrews

May 01, 2024 - Jonathan Andrews is an employment law neutral with Signature Resolution. He can be reached at jandrews@signature- resolution.com. MAY 1, 2024 ...

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To Zoom or not to Zoom? That’s the question.

Hon. Amy D. Hogue (Ret.)

May 01, 2024 - By Amy D. Hogue is a mediator at Signature Resolution, and a retired complex court judge of the Los Angeles County Superior Court. She can b...