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Civil Procedure Keyed to Erichson
HTK Hawaii, Inc. v. Sun
Citation:2016 WL 6917284 (D. Haw. May 12, 2016)
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HTK Hawaii (Plaintiff) sued Sun (Defendant) in federal district court in Hawaii, in relation to negotiations for a potential expansion of Plaintiff’s Hawaii shave ice supply business in California. The parties participated in two settlement conferences, which did not result in a settlement. Plaintiff then filed a motion for sanctions, arguing that Defendant failed to meaningfully participate in the mediation process, because they arrived late, left early, and represented that they were not concerned about litigation costs.
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