Mediation: Then and Now

September 5, 2018

In 1976, I returned to Tulsa from JAG duty with the United State Marine Corps. Mediation services as we know it were practically non-existent. Lawyers settled cases on the phone or over a cold beverage after work (sometime during). Negotiations might start with a lawyer saying, “I don’t have authority, but what if…”, then the other lawyer would respond.....

Lawsuit protocol: Call attorneys, but take time for business

August 22, 2018

This article spells out the effort that small business owners must put into protracted litigation and lawsuits. Accord Mediation & Arbitration can keep your business on track when hit with a lawsuit.