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Appellate Review of Arbitration Awards in the American Arbitration Association

Posted Nov. 1st 2013

BY: GENE J. ESSHAKI, ESQ.* ABBOTT, NICHOLSON, QUILTER, ESSHAKI & YOUNGBLOOD, P.C. On November 1, 2013, the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) published Optional Appellate Arbitration Rules establishing for the first time an internal appeals process […]

The Future of Discovery in Arbitration

Posted Apr. 4th 2013

BY: GENE J. ESSHAKI, ESQ.* ABBOTT, NICHOLSON, QUILTER, ESSHAKI & YOUNGBLOOD, P.C. The benefits derived from utilizing arbitration as a dispute resolution mechanism, especially in complex commercial disputes, include the following: Expediency. Historically, a dispute […]

The New Rules of Commercial Arbitration

Posted Apr. 4th 2013

BY: GENE J. ESSHAKI, ESQ.* ABBOTT, NICHOLSON, QUILTER, ESSHAKI & YOUNGBLOOD, P.C. The American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) recently published new rules governing commercial arbitrations and mediations. The rules are available on-line at: www.adr.org/commercial. The rules […]