Arbitration Can Save Time and Money

Arbitration is where a private judge (or a panel of private judges) called an arbitrator makes a usually binding decision for the parties.  Micronomics performed a study comparing AAA Arbitration to Litigation in federal court and here is what they found: Arbitrations...

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...

Arbitration Month in NJ Courts

A number of arbitration-related cases have been decided so far this month in the NJ Court system and there is a theme to all of them: whether an arbitration clause in a contract can compel arbitration.  Arbitration is where an arbitrator acts as a private judge for...