Disputes, Investigations and Valuations
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Frank Lazzarra, Managing Director, and MaryEllen Redmond, Director, in the Disputes Consulting practice, discuss the absence of hearings in M&A dispute arbitrations in the Arbitrate.com article “I can Still Hear You Without the Hear-ing.” As a form of alternative dispute resolution, arbitration is touted as a cost-effective and expeditious alternative to litigation. Ad hoc arbitration is used for disputes ranging from a FINRA proceeding to a consumer debt matter or to resolve a post-closing M&A party dispute over the transferred amount of working capital or the achievement of earnout metrics.
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