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What is Arbitration?

Alternative Dispute Resolution By Binnall Law Group - 2021/04/16 at 07:11pm

Seek Guidance from an Alexandria Business Litigation Attorney If you’re involved in a contract dispute, then it’s possible that your contract includes an arbitration clause that imposes arbitration on you (or that — at the very least — gives you a choice as to whether to go through arbitration). Arbitration is a form of alternative dispute resolution.  Through arbitration, the parties are given an opportunity to present their evidence and their arguments to a neutral arbitrator, who will evaluate the facts and come to a decision. Arbitration is meant to be somewhat less formal than a courtroom hearing/trial.  It is […]

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Recovering Lost Profits in a Contract Dispute

Business and Commercial Disputes By Binnall Law Group - 2021/04/02 at 07:07pm

Hire a Skilled Alexandria Business Litigation Attorney If you’re involved in a contract dispute, then you may be wondering whether you are entitled to recover compensation in the form of “lost profits” damages.  Lost profit damages can provide for a significant recovery, enabling the harmed individual to secure compensation that accounts for losses that were not yet sustained. Our Alexandria business litigation attorney knows these are critical in some cases. For example, suppose that you enter into an agreement to purchase a shipment of handmade toys from a supplier.  There is no adequate alternative on the market.  The supplier reneges […]

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How to Achieve a Favorable Settlement

Business and Commercial Disputes By Binnall Law Group - 2021/03/31 at 01:31pm

Let a Skilled Alexandria Business Dispute Attorney Handle Your Case The large majority of cases are settled well before trial litigation.  In fact, some industry observers estimate that up to 95 percent of cases settle before trial. Why? Settlement is generally seen as a net positive for both parties.  Business litigation is inherently an uncertain process — there is a chance that the court will rule against you.  Alternatively, the jury may award damages that are not in keeping with your expectations. To minimize this uncertainty, parties may choose to settle the case instead.  This also avoids a lengthy litigation […]

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Defining Title IX Sexual Misconduct

Title IX By Binnall Law Group - 2021/03/19 at 01:11pm

Work with an Experienced Title IX Attorney Title IX sexual misconduct claims can be confusing for those who are unfamiliar with the processes and definitions underlying these disputes.  If you’ve been accused of sexual misconduct under Title IX — whether you’re a student or faculty member — then you may not be sure whether the claimant has a legitimate argument.  To better evaluate the strength of your defense, it’s important to understand how sexual misconduct is defined as per current Title IX regulatory policy. Title IX disputes can be quite challenging, and they involve procedures and rules that are particular […]

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