Facebook and Google to End Controversial Forced Arbitration Policies

Two of the biggest names in technology have recently decided to change a long-standing policy called forced arbitration or mandatory arbitration in matters related to sexual harassment. The policy prevented employees from pursuing sexual harassment claims through the court and instead required them to settle the cases through arbitration. After Google and Facebook announced the […]

Naperville Business Attorney Discusses the Commercial Dispute Arbitration Process

I am regularly approached by clients with questions regarding arbitration clauses in business contracts. A large number of business owners prefer arbitration over litigation and many elect to insert arbitration clauses into all or most of their contracts. At the Gierach Law Firm, we work with all of our commercial clients to make sure they understand both […]