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The Integrated and Coordinated Approach to Title IX Compliance
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Civil Sexual Assault Episode 3: Challenges Facing Survivors Seeking Redress Through the Civil Courts
The Keys to Assessing Sexual Abuse Claims - Civil Sexual Assault Episode 2
Civil Sexual Assault: Options for Redress
What happens if more than one person is responsible for an accident?
Catastrophic Impairment: What it means and why it's important to you if you've been hurt in a car accident
What is Subrogation and How Does it Affect Settlement Amounts?
Superman's Legal Duty
Gene Grabowski on Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices
Best Practices: Institutional Response to Sexual Misconduct (Podcast)
What Money Damages Are Available In A Personal Injury Claim?
Do you know the restrictions for a probationary driver in New Jersey?
Car Accidents and the Things You Need to Know
Webinar: Investigating and Resolving Sexual Assaults on Campus
Lessons from Amusement Park Safety Concerns: An Integrated Approach to Business Regulation
Money Talks: Safe Places & Breach of Security (Part I)
In the recent Financial Services Commission of Ontario (FSCO) decision Augustin v. Unifund (FSCO A12-000452, November 13, 2013), Arbitrator Sapin discusses what is considered a “medical reason” sufficient enough for an...more
Two recent decisions from FSCO have found that an Insurer’s request for a neuropsychological assessment is reasonably necessary and fair. The factors to consider in making this determination include...more
The New Jersey Supreme Court has issued a ruling in Willingboro Mall v. Franklin Avenue, LLC that when settlement is reached at a mediation, the terms of the settlement must be memorialized in writing before the mediation...more
In This Issue:
- NEW METHODS FOR NOTIFYING THE TAX REGISTER OF DATA CONCERNING CONTRACTS AND INSURANCE PREMIUMS – ITALIAN INLAND REVENUE MEASURES NO. 51770/2013 OF 30 APRIL 2013
- ILLEGAL DATA EXCHANGE AMONG...more
An insurer who refuses to participate in a mediation requested by a plaintiff in respect of a motor vehicle accident claim continues to risk increased exposure to costs. The Ontario Court of Appeal recently repeated that...more
This annual update is to provide a review of the most significant decisions impacting design professionals. The cases will consider the following important issues: the effect contractual language has on a professional...more
Protecting your family’s financial safety and security in the face of uncertainty and risk takes planning and effort. Unfortunately, we frequently meet with people who have suffered an injury or death that, in...more
One thing both plaintiff’s attorneys and defense attorneys can agree upon is that all drivers should get ample and significant Uninsured Motorist (UM) and Underinsured Motorist (UIM) insurance coverage. These insurance...more
On 18 May 2011, the ACC minister announced the Dispute Resolution Services will become an Independent Crown Entity to address the widely held perception by ACC claimants that reviewers are judge and parties.
Kevin Hague - NZ...more
Utah Code Annotated §31A-22-321 provides for arbitration as an alternative to litigation in certain cases involving third party bodily injury claims where the damages are $50,000.00 or less. Many attorneys have traditionally...more
Successful Mediation -- Do it the right way...more
California Dog Bite, Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Attorney Sebastian Gibson tells the secrets of how to settle a dog bite claim for the maximum value settlement without a lawyer. Whether you have an auto, car,...more
Founded 1993, United Arbitration already enjoys an active relationship with businesses, bar associations and insurance companies and continues to have an outstanding success rate with bringing disputants "To The Table"....more
My first Million Dollar settlement. Client called GEICO for roadside assistance and while his car was being placed on the flatbed it became dislodged and fell on my client, crushing his right leg....more
An interesting study was recently published discussing the potential advantages of adopting a system whereby liability insurance carriers are afforded the opportunity to make “early offers” in personal injury cases. This...more