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Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Forced into Arbitration
4/11/2016 5:34:03 PM
Description: The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards (CFP) is now forcing advisors to settle all disputes with the organization through arbitration, instead of taking the issues to court. According to the board’s new terms, all holders now waive


Morgan Stanley’s Employee Arbitration Policy in Question
10/12/2015 10:39:48 PM
Description: Investment firm Morgan Stanley is facing a class action lawsuit that involves an unknown number of plaintiffs after accusations of racism were levied against the company. The suit claims compensation and career opportunities at the company’s


California Lawmakers Could Soon Prohibit Binding Arbitration as a Condition of Employment
9/15/2015 11:31:57 AM
Description: Binding arbitration is a part of many workplace contracts and employees agree to settle grievances through arbitration by accepting a position with a company that has this sort of policy. This could all be history for employers and employees in the


San Francisco Court Woes Show Benefits of Arbitration
6/26/2013 5:31:59 PM
Description:     As court systems across the country are backlogged and overwhelmed by litigation, arbitration and other forms of alternative dispute resolution are paving the way for parties to reach decisions more amicably and quickly.  A


More Wealthy Couples Are Turning to Arbitration to Settle Divorce Disputes: Here’s Why…
12/24/2012 9:33:59 PM
Description:   Divorce arbitration has a lot of benefits for wealthy couples, not the least of which is confidentiality.  Taking your “dirty laundry” to be aired publically before divorce courts is not something that many couples are


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