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What arbitrators really need to know in health care arbitration

A discussion of the major issues regarding arbitration in the health care industry. The article offers views by management, labor and an arbitrator, and a discussion of hypothetical cases.

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Professional responsibilities of arbitrators

Richard Block discusses whether and under what conditions arbitrators should agree to serve as expert witnesses.Walter Gershenfeld discusses when disclosure is required of an arbitrator, and when recusement is appropriate.And Alexander Porter addresses the issues arising when concerns about payment of the arbitrator arise.

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Automation and job evaluation techniques

An analysis of the problems of an arbitrator who is called upon to use job evaluation techniques in a situation affected by automation. The analysis points out that the difficulties arise because the factors weighing heavily in determining the value of a job are of lesser significance in automated jobs; whereas other factors are of …

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