The Arbitration Fairness Act: Unintended Consequences Threaten U.S. Business - ARIA Vol. 18 No. 4 2007

Edna Sussman
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40 pages
February, 2009
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Edna Sussman - is an independent arbitrator and mediator specializing in domestic and international business disputes. She is the principal of SussmanADR LLC and the Distinguished ADR Practitioner in Residence at Fordham Law School. She serves on the arbitration and mediation panels of many dispute resolution institutions, including the AAA, ICDR, CPR, WIPO, CEAC and FINRA and the mediation panels of the federal, state and bankruptcy courts in New York. The author is indebted to Professor William W. Park, Mark Kantor, Mark Friedman and Floriane Lavaud for their review and comments on this paper and thanks all those who contributed excellent research assistance.