This program will explore how bias creeps into dispute resolution using an arbitrator’s comments from a recent hearing. Patrick Maloney and Jayesh Patel will analyze the rules that require lawyers, jurors, arbitrators, and judges to avoid bias in the context of the diverse population of California. Space is limited. Please RSVP by calling 310.540.1505 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
This presentation has been approved by the State Bar of California for 1.0 hour of MCLE credit, including 1.0 hour of Elimination of Bias.
Patrick Maloney is featured this morning on The South Bay Show discussing “Why an Attorney is Important for Your Business.” This weekly live radio show is sponsored by the Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce.
The Maloney Firm will be hosting the South Bay MCLE Series, offering the following, complimentary lunchtime MCLE Programs over the coming months:
September 4 – Preparing and Reading Legal Fee Invoices
October 1 – Preserving the Record for Appeal
November 7 – IP Litigation for Non-IP Attorneys
The Bottom Line, a publication of the California State Bar Law Practice Management and Technology Section, published in its June issue an article by Patrick Maloney on attorney client fee arbitrations: California’s Mandatory Fee Arbitration Act Benefits Attorneys by Providing an Efficient Mechanism to Resolve Legal Fee Disputes