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Are you ready for your close-up? (access required)

Dan Heilman Dolan Media Newswires When the news broke after Prince’s April 21 death that the music superstar apparently didn’t leave a will, prospective heirs to his fortune started coming out of the woodwork. And when that happened, news outlets ...

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Myths of mediation

A myth, according to my well-worn companion Webster’s Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary, is “an unfounded and false notion.” The thicket of rules and statutory provisions governing mediated settlement conferences in North Carolina Superior Court cases has given rise to a ...

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Landmark or mirage (access required)

Russell A. Willis III, J.D., LL.M. The author questions the viability of the 2010 decision of the North Carolina appeals court in Brown Bros. Harriman Trust Co. v. Benson as precedent on the question whether a statute abrogating the rule ...

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