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Employment Law, Advice & Litigation, Mediations &
Arbitrations, Workplace Investigations

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Are Virtual Mediations the New Normal?

Virtual mediation has indeed become increasingly popular and widely adopted, especially in recent times. The COVID-19 pandemic played a significant role in accelerating the use of virtual platforms for various purposes, including mediation. While it is difficult to...

Strategies For Successful Mediation

Lawyers can play a crucial role in achieving favorable outcomes for their clients in mediation. There are a few ways that lawyers can improve the outcome, such as preparing thoroughly, setting realistic goals, building rapport with the mediator, and working on their...

How to Make Early Mediation Work

Most attorneys can attest to filing or defending cases that should have been settled early, but how often does that actually happen? Instead, we are plagued with cases that settle only after the close of discovery that was incredibly expensive and ultimately a waste...

The Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989

Whistleblower laws protect individuals who report wrongful conduct from retaliation by the wrongdoer, often an employer.  Other blog articles cover whistleblower laws in general, including The False Claims Act, the predecessor of whistleblower provisions. This article...