Santa Barbara Superior Court
BINDING ARBITRATION Panelist
|| Harold K.
1583 Spinnaker Drive, Suite 209
Ventura, CA 93001
| Phone Number:
|| $250 per
|| Fees due prior
to arbitration hearing.
|| No charge
if cancelled 48 hours prior to arbitration. $200 charge if cancelled
within 48 hours of arbitration.
| Payment Responsibility:
|| Fees equally
shared between the parties unless otherwise agreed.
| Years in law
|| 20 years
| Years as arbitrator:
|| Two years
as mediator/arbitrator; eighteen years informal mediation/arbitration
experience in human resources/legal/corporate setting.
| Number of
|| Three in the
| Subject matter
of arbitrations conducted:
|| personal injury;
have mediation experience in all types of litigated cases except
| Areas of expertise:
|| Business and
commercial law, contracts, all areas of employment law, intellectual
property, including trademarks, copyrights and related license agreements,
entertainment law, real estate law.
|| Mr. Kyle's
legal career spans eighteen years as counsel to two consumer product
companies, first as Corporate Counsel for Max Factor & Co.,
a cosmetics company, and then as General Counsel and Secretary for
Applause Inc., a toy and gift manufacturer. His responsibilities
included the management of the diverse litigation caseload and business
matters for these companies, which has provided a unique perspective
that makes Mr. Kyle a particularly effective arbitrator.