Annual Update of Alternative Dispute Resolution Cases
Paul J. Dubow
Paul Dubow was initially trained as a mediator in 1994, and became a full time neutral in December 2000, following his retirement after twenty-six years as director of litigation at Dean Witter Reynolds. He has arbitrated or mediated over 500 cases. He can be reached at pdubow2398@ aol.com.
The cases discussed below are those issued by California courts and Federal courts that have jurisdiction over California. The cases may be of interest to attorneys drafting contracts containing arbitration or mediation clauses.
Avila v. Southern California Specialty Care, Inc., 20 Cal. App. 5th 835, 840-41 (2018)