Monthly Archives: February 2019

SVAMC announces 2019 Tech List

The Silicon Valley Arbitration & Mediation Center (SVAMC) has released its 2019 List of the World’s Leading Technology Neutrals (the “Tech List”). SVAMC promotes efficient and effective technology dispute resolution, including the use of arbitration and mediation to resolve business disputes. The Tech List named 54 professionals this year. For more information on SVAMC and the … Continue reading SVAMC announces 2019 Tech List

Ninth Circuit to Arbitrator: You can’t do that, even here in arbitration nation.

At one time, some courts didn’t think arbitration was the right way to resolve disputes.  Arbitrators didn’t need to be lawyers, and they often didn’t approach  things the way a court would.  To those used to the way courts decide disputes, arbitrators’ way of deciding disputes could seem, well, arbitrary.  And so, many courts were … Continue reading Ninth Circuit to Arbitrator: You can’t do that, even here in arbitration nation.