Federal District Court Enjoins CMS Ban on Pre-Dispute Arbitration Agreements in Long Term Care Resident Agreements

“On September 28, 2016, the Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) promulgated a lengthy final rule that, among many… Continue reading.

Posted on: Monday, March 13th, 2017 | Posted in: Publications & Resources | By: Conna Weiner

Reassessing Commercial Arbitration: Making it Work for Your Company

“Handling disputes that have strayed beyond the ability of both parties to negotiate a solution by themselves presents a variety… Continue reading.

Posted on: Monday, March 13th, 2017 | Posted in: Publications & Resources | By: Conna Weiner

Striving for a “Bulletproof” Mediation Settlement Agreement

This article addresses measures that should be considered to increase the chances not only that the mediated settlement agreement will be “bulletproof ” if litigation follows but also to provide a process that eliminates or at least reduces the likelihood that any party will walk away from or seek to set aside a settlement.

Posted on: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 | Posted in: Publications & Resources | By: Conna Weiner

Conna A. Weiner and Nancy Greenwald, Panel Materials for “Mediation Convening and Intake Best Practices,” ABA Section on Dispute Resolution Annual Meeting April 2015

Confidentiality, neutrality, voluntariness and self-determination are critical elements of the mediation process. These principles potentially are challenged when one party… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 | Posted in: Publications & Resources | By: Conna Weiner

AAA Dispute Resolution Continuum Chart

AAA Dispute Resolution Continuum Chart Showing a Variety of ADR methods

Posted on: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 | Posted in: Publications & Resources | By: Conna Weiner

College of Commercial Arbitrators Protocols on Expeditious and Cost-Effective Arbitration

In response to mounting complaints that commercial arbitration has become as slow and costly as litigation, thus substantially diminishing its… Continue reading.

Posted on: Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 | Posted in: Publications & Resources | By: Conna Weiner