Overbroad Non-Compete Cannot Be Saved

In Beverage Systems of the Carolinas, LLC v. Associated Beverage Repair, LLC, 2016 WL 1084117 (N.C. Supreme Court Mar. 18, 2016), the North Carolina Supreme Court reiterated the adoption of…

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What’s Wrong With Arbitration?

I preface this post with the disclosure that in my practice I serve both as an arbitrator -- AAA administered and privately administered -- and as an advocate in arbitration.…

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UK Proposal For Fixed Litigation Fees

Here is an interesting lecture suggesting that legal fees in the U.K. be fixed for small to medium-sized disputes.  Download the lecture paper here.   Establishing set prices across the board for…

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