Discover the Unknown Benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution

Written by Economic Development Jobs on September 12, 2018. Posted in Bankruptcy court, Judge f a little jr, Judge frank bullock

If you are currently a General Counsel, experienced mediator, or other legal professional who routinely deals with bankruptcy law, contract disputes, or partnership dissolution settlements, you are most likely well aware that these cases can be lengthy and quite complex. Depending on the circumstances and details of the case, it could be years before it is finally adjudicated, if it ever makes it to court at all.

Cases that revolve around chapter 11 bankruptcy in particular have many moving parts such as the petition, operating reports, disclosure statements, and meetings with debtors and creditors.

The effort that goes into complex commercial litigation is often not worth the hours involved because many of these clients have less than 10 million dollars in annual company revenue and typically just a few dozen employees. With this level of assets and workers, it may be more feasible to seek arbitration or to consider some type of Continue Reading | No Comments

Reasons to Try ADR Before Going to Court

Written by Economic Development Jobs on July 20, 2016. Posted in Judge frank bullock, Standard mediation services, Thomas e. scott

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When people have certain kinds of problems, they look to the American legal system. From civil rights cases to medical malpractice lawsuits and product liability cases and more. Many people think that the only recourse they have within the judicial system is to take the offending party to court. They imagine a situation like those that occur in any one of the legal dramas they have seen on television and in the movies.

The truth of the matter is that taking a case into the courtroom is not the only option. In fact, it is not the best course of action for most cases in all kinds of law. Another option is alternative dispute resolution (ADR). The good news about this option is that it can