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All Blog Posts Tagged 'Collaborative' (3)

Supreme Court Proposes Collaborative Law Rules

Report of the ADR Section Legislative Committee

On April 5, 2013 the Washington Supreme Court entered an Order on the adoption of Collaborative Law Rules. A copy of the complete order with the proposed Rules is here: April 5 2013 Order on adoption of…

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Added by Paul W. McVicker on April 10, 2013 at 8:00am — No Comments

A Critique of Collaborative Divorce Law

 

by Douglas P. Becker

 

Legislation has been proposed to establish collaborative law as an out-of-court system for divorces in Washington. Unfortunately collaborative law assumes an equality of knowledge, finances and determination that rarely exists. Its inherent problems have caused both the American Bar Association and Washington State Bar Association to reject the Uniform Collaborative…

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Added by Paul W. McVicker on January 22, 2013 at 6:35pm — 1 Comment

The Uniform Collaborative Law Act

The Uniform Collaborative Law Act, adopted unanimously by the Uniform Law Commission, was poised for consideration by the ABA House of Delegates at its February 2010 meeting.  It was withdrawn however, due to some opposition.  In Washington, supporters of the uniform Act have picked up the pace.  The WSBA ADR Executive Committee endorsed the Act and has requested that the WSBA Legislative Committee review the Act with a view to recommending its sponsorship by the WSBA. The WSBA recently…

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Added by Web Admin on April 29, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments

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