ARBITRATION AND ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COSTS Sample Clauses
ARBITRATION AND ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COSTS. In the event any dispute should arise between the parties hereto as to the validity, construction, enforceability or performance of this AGREEMENT or any of its provisions, such dispute shall be settled by arbitration. Said arbitration shall be conducted at Chicago, Illinois, in accordance with the rules then obtaining of the American Arbitration Association with a panel of three (3) arbitrators. The rules of discovery then pertaining to the courts of law in such jurisdiction shall apply thereto. The unsuccessful party to such arbitration shall pay to the successful party all costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys' fees incurred therein by such successful party.
ARBITRATION AND ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COSTS. The Executive and the Company agree that any dispute or claim that relates to or arises out of Executive’s employment with the Company shall be resolved by the Rules of Arbitration set forth in Exhibit B to this Agreement. Disputes and claims encompassed by this Agreement include all applicable federal and state employment related claims, whether based on common law (such as breach of contract or defamation) or statutes (such as the Americans With Disabilities Act, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act, and the Minnesota Human Rights Act). The Rules of Arbitration are intended to be exclusive and awards issued pursuant to the rules are final and binding. The Executive is entitled to retain independent representation of his or her choosing for any dispute relating to Executive’s employment or interpretation of this agreement. All fees, costs, and expenses of any nature whatsoever, including expert witnesses, arising out of said representation shall be paid in a timely way (30 days or less after presentation of invoice) by the Company. The Executive and the Company acknowledge and agree that this arbitration provision is beneficial to both parties because it provides a quick, less expensive and confidential manner of resolving finally any dispute or claim. The cost of any arbitration, including attorneys’ fees and arbitration expenses of both the Company and the Executive, and the cost of any court proceedings permitted by this Agreement, including attorneys’ fees and court costs of both the Company and the Executive, shall be paid by the Company. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary provided in this Section 16 and without prejudice to the above procedures, either party may apply to any court of competent jurisdiction for temporary injunctive or other provisional judicial relief if in such party’s sole judgment such action is necessary to avoid irreparable damage or to preserve the status quo until such time as the arbitration award is rendered or the controversy is otherwise resolved.
ARBITRATION AND ATTORNEYS' FEES AND COSTS. Any controversy involving the construction or application of any terms, covenants or conditions of this Release and Waiver of Claims, or any claims arising out of or relating to this Release and Waiver of Claims, the breach of this Release and Waiver of Claims, or your employment will be submitted to and settled by final and binding arbitration under the employment arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association (which can be found at http://www.adr.org) or any successor thereto.