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Shutterfly Seeks Arbitration to Settle Faceprint Privacy Dispute
3/28/2016 3:43:17 PM
Description: Shutterfly, the popular online photo service, has asked a judge to send the dispute concerning faceprints to arbitration. The dispute began when Brian Norberg, a resident of Illinois, alleged his faceprint was added to the site’s database


Couple Rear-ended by Rye, New York Officer Loses Award
1/7/2016 4:04:51 PM
Description: An arbitrator’s award of $650,000 to a New York Couple rear-ended by a police officers was recently rejected by a state Supreme Court judge.   The accident occurred in 2012 and included injuries. The couple filed their original lawsuit


New Jersey Healthcare Legislation Set to Improve Situation Concerning Out-of-Network Providers
12/14/2015 2:55:15 PM
Description: New Jersey might soon have legislation establishing a framework for arbitration when disputes arise between healthcare providers and insurance companies in cases where the insured uses an out-of-network provider. Arbitration would be used to settle


Previously Settled Accident Case Heads to Arbitration
7/21/2015 6:59:21 PM
Description: Arbitration is frequently used in vehicle accident cases when mediation is not an option. Arbitration provides a third-party ruling without the expense and time-consuming nature of a traditional trial. In most cases, the ruling in arbitration is


Arbitration Hearing for Houston Police Detective Postponed
7/9/2014 6:07:00 PM
Description: Houston Police Detective Sgt. Ryan Chandler was terminated from the Houston Police Force in April, 2014 over his failure to take appropriate actions in various cases, including those involving homicides, child deaths, accidental deaths and


$5 Million Arbitration Award Given To Injured Teen
9/2/2013 5:46:23 PM
Description:   A 19-year-old teenager in California was recently awarded close to $5 million in an arbitration claim after he alleged that the hospital charged with his care actually contributed to a brain injury.  Since his injury, Ray Palmer has


Reagan VS. State Farm Arbitration Decision Upheld by Circuit Judge
1/21/2013 6:38:29 PM
Description: In the Fifth District Appellate Court, an arbitration award ruling was upheld yet again, after several attempts to overturn it—the last of which was a ruling by Circuit Judge Stephen McGlynn who ruled in favor of the defendant, State Farm


Some FAQs Regarding Insurance Arbitration
12/28/2012 8:10:01 AM
Description:   Choosing arbitration as a form of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) to resolve your car insurance dispute is a wise choice in many cases, particularly concerning car accidents in which the insurance company doesn’t want to pay the


Some Major Points about Minor's Claims
7/2/2012 5:46:04 PM
Description: Some Major Points about Minor’s Claims   By Jon Starr   In this not so perfect world, minors (persons who are under the age of eighteen and who have not been emancipated) sustain injuries and become beneficiaries of wrongful


WARTHEN v. HIGH POINT — Were Arbitration Attorney Fees Misawarded?
1/26/2012 10:24:34 AM
Description: In the recent Warthen v. High Point Insurance Company arbitration, attorney fees were sent to the wrong law firm, according to the apellant, Shanta Warthen (by Phoenix Physical Medicine). At issue in this statement was that the apellant's attorney,