Section Newsletter Articles on Settlements
Good-faith settlement—When to settle
, October 2016
A look at the factors all parties must take into consideration when deciding when and how to settle a workers’ compensation case involving a third-party defendant/employer.
Recent legislation regarding settlements
, September 2015
The new legislation pertains to any “personal injury, property damage, wrongful death, or tort action involving a claim for money damages.
Overcoming some common barriers to settlement
Alternative Dispute Resolution
, May 2005
There are many roadblocks to the settlement of a legal dispute. Some are created by the lawyers and clients and arise from the tactics chosen by the negotiators or from the different perceptions each side has as to the value of its claims or defenses.