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Trying to Avoid a Jury Trial and Arbitration? There’s a Third Option!

November 12, 2020
Many companies, wanting to avoid a jury trial when facing legal issues, often insert jury trial waivers into contracts. While these waivers are not enforceable, there are two court directed ways to avoid a jury trial: arbitration and judicial reference. On this episode, partner Jeff Singletary, discusses the pros and cons of the lesser-known judicial reference process.

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