Archive for August 2017

Hell Hath No Fury Like A Woman Scorned

“Heav’n has no Rage, like Love to Hatred turn’d, Nor Hell a Fury, like a Woman scorn’d.” Not all cases are appropriate for the collaborative model of dispute resolution. Some clients’ emotions (regardless of their sex, despite Congreve’s simile, above), are too intense to permit them to care about being fair. They can only see…

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The Collaborative Approach To Civil Disputes

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In the world of tradition litigation, the collaborative approach hasn’t gone mainstream yet. So what are the key attributes of the collaborative approach, and how is it applicable to legal matters? Key attributes of the Collaborative Approach to Resolution of Civil and Business Disputes: Requires parties to commit to resolving their dispute without litigation Uses a…

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