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Nursing Home Arbitration Ban Blocked by Judge
12/24/2016 12:28:20 PM
Description: CMS announced a final ruling in September concerning a ban on pre-dispute binding arbitration agreements for residents of long-term care facilities. The rule made sure the right of patients and their families to sue the facilities would be preserved


Nursing Home Patients Cannot be Forced into Arbitration
10/15/2016 12:52:22 PM
Description: A new rule from the Department of Health and Human Services now bars nursing homes from forcing patients and families into arbitration. The rule applies to new patients and allows them to file lawsuits against nursing homes. Previously, these


Baseball’s Mike Trout Forgoes Arbitration to Remain with Anaheim Angels
5/27/2014 11:37:01 AM
Description:   Mike Trout surprised many baseball fans this past winter when he rejected arbitration and agreed to a long-term deal with the Anaheim Angels.  Trout had the opportunity to sign a series of one-year deals through arbitration and enter


Teen Gets $5 Million Arbitration Award From Kaiser Hospital After Brain Injury
9/4/2013 3:04:57 PM
Description: Teen Gets $5 Million Arbitration Award From Kaiser Hospital After Brain Injury   A recent binding arbitration ruling out of California granted Ray Palmer, 19, and his mother, Andrea Palmer, $5 million in settlement for brain injuries


Nursing Home Litigation and Arbitration Clauses
5/17/2012 4:18:43 PM
Description: By way of disclaimer, this presentation is neither advocating for nor against arbitration clauses in nursing home admission agreements, but is simply trying to present the current state of the law in Florida, as it may be impacted by event taking