Family Law: An Alternative to Litigation- published in Daily Journal 10-22-10-Reprinted and/or posted with the permission of Daily Journal Corp. (2010).
With the CA budget crisis and the congested courts, litigants are increasingly frustrated with the judicial process. The Elkins Task Force has made some recommendations that the court system will be implementing in the future to make the system more user friendly. However, there is a growing demand for settlement options outside litigation. This article offers tips for counsel and litigants to resolve issues in their family law cases.