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Nov 5, 2020

COVID-19 and Disability Claims

On November 5th Will Work For Food will have a unique format for you. Hear from three sides of a disability claim – the mediator, plaintiff counsel, and defense counsel. Join Arnold Levinson (the mediator), Glenn R. Kantor, Attorney for insureds, and Misty A. Murray, Attorney for insurers.... read more

Oct 30, 2020

ADR Times – Share Mediation Briefs to Save Time and Get Better Results

Mediation briefs should be shared well before the mediation session: to save time in session; to give each side the full force of the other’s positions; to give each side time to carefully consider the other’s positions and calmly prepare a response; to begin establishing the settlement ballpark. Let’s consider... read more

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ADR Services
Oct 27, 2020

The Story of Triumph Over Tragedy

At the helm of ADR Services, Inc., its Founder and President, Lucie Barron has become for some, synonymous with the concept of alternative dispute resolution. Lucie has had a remarkable professional and personal journey. Born in Germany of Russian parents who were prisoners of war, Lucie spent the first few... read more

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ADR Services
Oct 26, 2020

ZOOM: The Future of Virtual Dispute Resolution

About the Program: How to be effective in Zoom Hearings, including the nuts and bolts of using the technology from a logistical standpoint, how to prepare clients for virtual dispute resolution and how to achieve the best resolution for your client via a virtual platform. Presentation by:

Oct 23, 2020

Daily Journal – A tale of civility

October 9 marked the seventh anniversary of the date on which the State Bar of California recommended to the Supreme Court that a new California Rule of Court be adopted to add the now familiar concluding wording of the attorney oath which states, “As an officer of the court, I... read more

Oct 16, 2020

Daily Journal Profile -2020

Bridging the gap – Mediator Glenn Barger’s 30-year defense career aids settlement, plaintiffs’ lawyer say. Continued…... read more

Sep 25, 2020

Antidotes to Covid-19 Induced Court Paralysis

Our courts are only now beginning to recover from Covid-19 induced paralysis and the ensuing lethargy. News reports abound on the trials of developing effective vaccines to protect us from Covid-19. While judges and court administrators work valiantly to address what will be the longlingering consequences of Covid-19’s ills, the... read more

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ADR Services
Sep 17, 2020

ZOOM: The Future of Virtual Dispute Resolution

How to be effective in Zoom Hearings, including the nuts and bolts of using the technology from a logistical standpoint, how to prepare clients for virtual dispute resolution and how to achieve the best resolution for your client via a virtual platform. Presented by ADR Services, Inc. Speakers:

Jul 9, 2020

Verdict Magazine – Life Inside Prisons

This article has its roots between 10:00 p.m. and midnight Pacific time last July 4 when I was a guest on George Noory’s radio show “Coast to Coast AM.” The general topic was our country’s Criminal Justice System, with the more specific subject being our failed policy of Drug Prohibition.... read more