• Interesting decision re: prima facie burden of "by report" service

    In Blackman v. Allstate Ins. Co., NYLJ Dec. 22, 2016 (Civil Court Kings County), the court held that, while it was "cognizant of the importance of the submission of additional information for services billed pursuant ...
    Andrew Horn
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  • New Course on Use of ADR in IP/Technology Disputes Announced

    Making the Most of Arbitration and Mediation in IP and Technology Cases. Mediation and arbitration for IP and technology disputes is now commonplace. Success with those processes, however, requires counsel to understa...
    David Allgeyer
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  • From ABA Just Resolutions:  Preparing for Patent Mediation

    I was honored to have a chance to work with Magistrate Judge Jeff Keyes on a recent article published in Just Resolutions eNews, presented by the Intellectual Property Law Committee of the ABA.  Here is the intro...
    David Allgeyer
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  • State Farm, Fee Schedule and Attorney's fees

    I know that 11 NYCRR 65-4.6(h) provides that no attorney's fees are payable where billing is above the fee schedule (unless it's a matter of interpretation). I haven't heard this argument in years. In my own experienc...
    Giovanna Tuttolomondo
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  • The Supreme Court’s Recent Cut-back of Patent Holder Advantages: Effect on Patent Arbitration?

      Two very recent decisions by the United States Supreme Court have eliminated some of the advantages to which patent holders have become accustomed in the last few decades.   Goodbye Texas   The fi...
    David Allgeyer
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  • Same day courthouse mediation? Still about relationships!

    Volunteering with CAMP in Santa Monica offering same day Unlawful Detainer mediations.  This is certainly a fast paced experience.  I am left with the same conclusion as I reach after every mediation, i.e., ...
    Joyce Craig
    created by Joyce Craig
  • about arbitration in New York

    A Hongkong shipping company failed to make payment to my company which is registered in Singapore. Law clause in the contract said arbitration in New York. Can AAA handle the case and award a ruling so we can arrest t...
    created by XINZHI REN

    I have  a case involving an LSO and cervical traction unit dispensed in April 2015. Respondent issued payment at 150 percent of the wholesale invoice, maintaining that where there is no DME fee schedule amount al...
    Giovanna Tuttolomondo
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  • Out of state Policy

    I would appreciate any thoughts on this set of facts: The accident occurred in Connecticut. The EIP (driver) is a New York resident. The owner of the vehicle is a Connecticut resident. The EIP is listed on the policy ...
    Rhonda Barry
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  • Estoppel, service not mentioned in peer

    I have a case involving the facility fee associated with LES injections. Both the facility fee and injections were denied on a single peer review. However, the peer does not state that the facility fees or "other asso...
    Giovanna Tuttolomondo
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  • Biography

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    Murray Hansen
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  • Appellate Division re: insurer's burden to show that EUO notices timely

    In Kemper Independence Ins. Co. v. Adelaida Physical Therapy, P.C., 2017 NY Slip Op 00916 (1st Dept. Feb. 7, 2017), the Appellate Division reversed the lower court because the insurer "failed to supply sufficient evid...
    Andrew Horn
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  • When did you last review your ADR clause?

    As a case administrator, I encounter poorly-drafted ADR provisions more often than I would like. Many people assume one boilerplate template will suffice for any type of contract, but that's simply not true. Think of ...
    Sarah Clayton, Esq.
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  • Background

    Aubrey C. Ellis1270 South Citrus Avenue              Los Angeles, CA 90019    Email: AubreyEllis2@aol.com  - Home: (323) 935-2699&nb...
    Aubrey Ellis
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  • The Arbitration Debate: Does It Affect Commercial Arbitration?

      Arbitration has been in the news a fair amount lately. The Supreme Court has been quite friendly to arbitration, deflecting attacks against arbitration clauses — often characterized by detractors as R...
    David Allgeyer
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  • What to do if Arbitrator did a very bad Job,did not pay attention on witnesses documents and made corrupted desicion?

    Arbitrator Gaines did a very bad Job did not pay attancion on witnesses,documentation,logic,common sence.Look that she was corrupted with the other side or was under pressure from Politicians/AAA Bosses who does not R...
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  • AAA Education & Training: Valuable Resources for the ADR Community

    Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) education/training programs and initiatives have been an integral part of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) since its founding in 1926. Every year the AAA’s Departme...
    created by adr.admin

    What does an AAA customer do if access to their case # has disappeared from their AAA website for 2 weeks and the AAA office will not communicate about it or fix it ? All AAA fees are fully paid up.
    created by PETER NEUBERG
  • AAA Labor Training Programs

    Did you know the American Arbitration Association offers a variety of Labor Training Programs from novice/beginner levels to advanced trainings?   Parties often and eagerly look for cost-effective approaches to ...
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  • AAA Elections: Voting in the 21st Century

    Sometimes all it takes to vote in an election administered by the American Arbitration Association is a cell phone or computer. Gone are the days of mailing ballots, paying for postage, printing and relying on the US ...
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