Arbitration can be Your Friend Often my children come to me for help to resolve various disputes, such as:Who gets the last cookie? Who gets to sit in a particular chair? Who gets to keep the dollar bill found on the floor? Who is responsible for cleaning up a mess?In these significant matters, I may ask probing questions of … [Read more...] about Arbitration Can Be Your Friend | Arbitration Attorney Mesa AZ
A Day Late and a Dollar Short, But Does it Really Matter in Contract Law? We all understand the basics of how a contract is made. In contract law You promise to give up something to receive something else in return. For example, you tell the neighbor boy that you will pay him if he waters your lawn on Tuesday and Thursday while you are out of town … [Read more...] about Contract Law, What Really Matters?
Striking the Judge: Be Careful What You Wish ForWe have probably all seen a depiction of Lady Justice, the blindfolded woman holding a sword in one hand and a set of scales in the other. The scales are what she uses to weigh the strengths and weaknesses of a litigation case, and the blindfold reminds us that justice is blind to the status of the … [Read more...] about Striking the Judge in Litigation Law
As a lawsuit attorney I am fascinated with one of the most regrettable episodes which occurred in the early days of our nation, the duel between long-time political rivals Alexander Hamilton and Vice President Aaron Burr. Burr, offended by a report that Hamilton had defamed Burr’s character, demanded that Hamilton disavow any negative statements … [Read more...] about Alexander Hamilton and the Cost of Principle: Is a Lawsuit Worth the Price? | Lawsuit Attorney
Shakespeare, Fox News, and Employer Liability:As an employment law attorney I find it interesting that even today’s standards would be applicable in King Henry V’s time, read on to see what I mean. At his army’s camp at Agincourt on the eve of battle, Shakespeare’s Henry V, without disclosing his true identity, wanders among some of his soldiers. … [Read more...] about Employer Liability | AZ Employment Law Attorney
As an experienced contract attorney in Arizona I find it interesting that going into the 1860 Republican nominating convention, it was far from certain who would emerge as the presidential candidate for the young party. One of those with hopes of winning the nomination, Abraham Lincoln, did not attend the convention but had friends there lobbying … [Read more...] about When a Contract Is Not a Contract | Contract Attorney in Arizona