Conflict Quote — Ella Fitzgerald

“It isn’t where you came from, it’s where you’re going that counts.” — Ella Fitzgerald (1917 – 1996), American Jazz Singer Mediation is a forward-looking process — we worry less about what happened and more about how to...

Conflict Quote — W. R. Inge

“Worry is interest paid on trouble before it falls due.” — W. R. Inge (1860 – 1954), English author, Anglican priest, professor of divinity at Cambridge, and Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral Related posts: Conflict Quote by Sir Thomas More...

Conflict Quote — Alice Walker

“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.” — Alice Walker (1944 – ), American novelist, short story writer, poet, and activist Mediation is a process that gives all sides a voice in a safe...

Winning for Losing in Debt Collection

Midland Funding LLC v. Bordeaux was decided by the Appellate Division in a published decision today.  The underlying case involves a credit card debt collections matter.  The plaintiff bought the credit card debt and tried to enforce an arbitration agreement allegedly...