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  • 600 hundred thousand dollars to correct one wrong
    Lessons From Jordan-Elbridge - Please Let's Talk About This
    A few questions before we get started. How big is Jordan-Elbridge? How much control is local? How is the arbitration process beneficial to children? Keep these questions in mind as we analyze a case from a relatively small district in Upstate New...
  • Shariah
    Report: Islamic tribunal confirmed in Texas, media largely silent
    On Tuesday, Breitbart Texas said it confirmed the existence of an Islamic tribunal dispensing Sharia law in Texas. According to the report, the tribunal consists of four attorneys operating in Dallas. The tribunal, Breitbart added, issues...
  • General Mills
    Did General Mills take away your right to sue them?
    On Thursday, General Mills updated their terms of service to include a little bit of text that says when you engage with the company through social media, newsletters or digital coupons, you give up your right to sue the company. Well, that seems...
  • "High-Low" Poker
    "High-Low" Arbitration Agreement Enforceable
    The California Supreme Court held that a "high-low" arbitration agreement was enforceable in Horath v. Hess, issued on April 10, 2014. The plaintiff contended she suffered injuries when defendant's car struck the back of her vehicle....
  • I don't want to be a fire marshal!
    What's good for the goose: Orange fire fighters compel arbitration
    Orange, Texas, population not quite 19,000, doesn't seem like a place to find a union shop winning anything.It's as southern as municipalities come and buried so deep in rural East Texas, the locals are practically falling into Louisiana....
  • A-Rod in uniform
    A-Rod takes “called third strike”
    Four weeks after arbitrator Frederic Horowitz largely upheld his season-long suspension from Major League Baseball (MLB), Alex Rodriguez has withdrawn his suit and accepted his ban.Rodriguez repeatedly claimed he never used performance-enhancing...
  • Ben Revere
    Philadelphia Phillies hope to avoid Ben Revere confrontation
    Ben Revere is an affable guy, in addition to being a decent offensive player. That's why the Philadelphia Phillies hope to avoid an arbitration confrontation next month.The Minnesota Twins were in need of pitching help. So, their decision to...
  • Philadelphia Phillies make sound pre-arbitration decisions
    Philadelphia Phillies make sound pre-arbitration decisions
    The Philadelphia Phillies reached one-year agreements with Kyle Kendrick ($7.675 million) and John Mayberry, Jr. ($1.5875 million) this week. Doing so meant that an arbitration meeting was avoided with each player, which is often a wise money...
  • Philadelphia Phillies' arbitration decisions were surprising
    Philadelphia Phillies' arbitration decisions were surprising
    The Philadelphia Phillies had five arbitration eligible players. After yesterday's decisions, it's surprising that each man still has a chance to wear red pinstripes next season.General manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. had individual decisions to...
  • Philadelphia Phillies: Another opinionated arbitration day arrives
    Philadelphia Phillies: Another opinionated arbitration day arrives
    'Cyber Monday' is the cheeky phrase that online entities created to follow traditional physical 'Black Friday' sales. In the baseball business, today is arbitration day. So, Philadelphia Phillies' fans will be offering...
  • Philadelphia Phillies' arbitration decisions leave little roster space
    Philadelphia Phillies' arbitration decisions leave little roster space
    The Philadelphia Phillies projected 2014 major league roster doesn't appear to be much different than the 2013 team. While general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. is considering his arbitration decisions this weekend, he knows that next season's...
  • Kyle Kendrick
    Philadelphia Phillies 'Black Friday' arbitration list is tight
    Now that his Thanksgiving dinner has been fully digested, Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. will be reviewing his arbitration-eligible list this weekend. As to how many will be tendered contracts remains in doubt.Five players:...
  • Detroit Sports History
    How much will Max Scherzer get paid in 2014?
    Max Scherzer just completed a break out season, and will likely win the American League Cy Young award this week. He has five years of MLB service and that means he is under control of the Detroit Tigers for 2104 and this will be his last time he...
  • William A Despo
    Bill Despo, prominent Greek-American attorney speaks about SEC changes
    William "Bill" A. Despo is a member of the Hellenic American Chamber of Commerce. He has been practicing law for over 35 years. Bill focuses on arbitration and litigation over complex financial disputes. Because of his expertise, he is...
  • Rangers winger Zuccarello files for salary arbitration
    NY Ranger winger Zuccarello files for salary arbitration
    New York Rangers forward Matt Zuccarello was among 21 restricted free agents to file with the NHL for salary arbitration on Wednesday.The 25-year-old winger played in 15 games for the Rangers during the lockout-shortened 2013 regular season,...
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