Alabama's Private Judging Act, signed into law in 2012, offers parties an alternative to waiting for a traditional court date in specific instances such as non-jury cases in domestic relations, contracts, and torts. Join us for this webinar discussing the Who, What, When, Where, and How of Private Judging.
Private Judging: The Who, What, When, Where and How
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