Month: February 2019

Gilda Turitz Speaking at ABA Webinar on “Dispelling the Top 8 Myths of Arbitration”


Myths about arbitration persist because, unlike court, arbitrations are usually private. The proceedings, hearings, and awards are not typically open to public viewing or comment. Some common myths are: “arbitrators always split the baby;” “there is no discovery in arbitration;” or “arbitration costs as much as litigation.” Statistical studies and provider rules disprove such notions.