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Every Now and Then Mediation Saves a Marriage

By: Paula L. McCandlis  Every marriage is different, likewise so is every divorce.  Even with differences, a dissolution of marriage can be categorized as: easy, single issue, complex and failures.  A typical single-issue dissolution is the decision of what to do with the family home. Another single issue involves dividing community debt.  A complex dissolution is any…

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Profile of the Month – Janet George

Janet George has been practicing family law for over 35 years and is widely recognized as one of the top family law attorneys in the state of Washington. She limits her practice to complex, high asset and high income cases, including those involving property characterization, business valuations, and the distribution of multi-million dollar estates. She…

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Employment Arbitration: Controversy Unleashed

BY GREGG BERTRAM COPYRIGHT 2018 It is no secret that arbitration has in general become a controversial alternative dispute resolution (ADR) process.  In recent years there have been many challenges to the validity and fairness of arbitration awards by litigants aggrieved by unfavorable arbitration results. Forced employment arbitration in particular has received heated criticism from…