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ADR SPOTLIGHT: Judicial intervention in arbitration proceedings pre-award

July 25, 2014

By Gene J. Esshaki The Federal Arbitration Act was enacted in 1925 to counter widespread judicial hostility to private arbitration agreements. The Act, 9 USC 1 has been interpreted in its text and structure to ensure the enforcement of arbitration ...

OFF THE PRESS

July 25, 2014

There are more than 200,000 lawyers in recovery in the United States, and studies show that lawyers have twice the rate of addiction as the nation as a whole. A new book tries to help them. "The Lawyer's Light - Daily Meditations for Growth and Recovery," ...

TAKING STOCK: Care stocks

July 25, 2014

Dear Mr. Berko: I like your column because it also makes me laugh, but one big criticism I have is that you never follow up to advise people when to sell the stocks you recommend. I think the Securities and Exchange Commission or the Financial ...

MAY IT PLEASE THE PALATE: Food movies to make you hungry

July 25, 2014

By Nick Roumel Last week's article/movie review about the movie "Chef" got me thinking about my favorite food movies. I would rank them as (3) "Julie and Julia;" (2) "Babette's Feast;" and the top spot goes to "Big Night." These are movies that didn't ...

TAKING STOCK: Care stocks

July 25, 2014

Dear Mr. Berko: I like your column because it also makes me laugh, but one big criticism I have is that you never follow up to advise people when to sell the stocks you recommend. I think the Securities and Exchange Commission or the Financial ...

MAY IT PLEASE THE PALATE: Food movies to make you hungry

July 25, 2014

By Nick Roumel Last week's article/movie review about the movie "Chef" got me thinking about my favorite food movies. I would rank them as (3) "Julie and Julia;" (2) "Babette's Feast;" and the top spot goes to "Big Night." These are movies that didn't ...