Win a $256M Verdict but Still Lose?

Almost everyone who appears in a commercial mediation I conduct things they are going to win their lawsuit — if they are among the 1.5% or so of cases that actually make it to trial.  People understandably get caught up in the emotion of their case.  Humans...

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...