October 23, 2013 - In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit ruled that the Delaware Court of Chancery's confidential arbitration program violates the First Amendment right to access civil trials. Amy J. Schmitz' article "Nonconsensual + Nonbinding = Non sensical? Reconsidering Court-Connected Arbitration Programs" in the Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution (10 Cardozo J. Conflict Resol. 587, 588-89, 618 (2009)) was cited in the opinion.

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