Providing Mediation and Arbitration Services

I am very pleased to announce that I had the distinct honor over the past month of being able to complete my mediator training with the Pepperdine Caruso School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution on October 9, 2020.  Pepperdine’s forty-hour course, Mediating the Litigated Case, along with my deep background of 30+ years …

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Settlement Demands, Extortion, and the Litigation Privilege

Procopio Partner and General Counsel Carole J. Buckner has a new article in the San Diego County Bar Association's Ethics in Brief series. "Settlement Demands, Extortion and the Litigation Privilege" deals with an important new case, People v. Toledano, that addresses an issue of first impression: when is a settlement demand made by an attorney …

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