NJ Supreme Court Upholds “Acknowledged” Employment Arbitration Agreement
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By Cameron Michelsen

A somewhat divided New Jersey Supreme Court holds that an arbitration agreement announced and “acknowledged” by email to employees was valid and enforceable.

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Anatomy of an Explained JAMS Award: To Defend Or Not To Defend
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By Harry A. Jacobowitz, Esq.

While most explained Awards focus on factual issues, Alderson v. deVere USA, Inc., JAMS ID #1425027170 (New York,

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We Called It (Mostly). SCOTUS Grants Certiorari To Address Loose End in Henry Schein but Declines To Take on Broader Issues
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By George H. Friedman, SAA Editor-in-Chief

The Supreme Court agrees to review an open issue from its 2019 ruling in Henry Schein,

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Jackson County Bank v. DuSablon
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By Christopher G. Lazarini

*Broker’s request for relief from prior sanction order under FRCP 60(b) rejected. **Relief under FRCP 60(b) is extraordinary remedy and party seeking relief must show he had a meritorious claim at trial and because of the fraud,

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Fiola v. VALIC Financial Advisors, Inc.
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By Paul J. Dubow

A party cannot avoid compelled arbitration by generally denying the facts upon which the right to arbitration rests.

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Kirkland v. Robert W. Baird & Co.
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By Ben Suter

Promissory estoppel and quantum meruit claims only apply where no contract exists between the parties.

Kirkland vs.

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