Ethics Standard 8 OIA Organizational Disclosure

In your Agreement to Serve, you asked the Office of the Independent Administrator to provide you with information to meet your obligations under Standard 8 of the Ethics Standards. The OIA is providing this information to you. Please give a copy of this form, the reports that accompany this form, and your Agreement to Serve, to the parties in your case as part of your disclosures.

1. At www.oia-kaiserarb.com/40/consumer-case-information/disclosures-about-oia-relationships-with-parties-lawyers-and-neutral-arbitrators, the OIA has posted disclosures relating to its relationships with parties, lawyers and neutral arbitrators. (See Ethics Standard 8(b)(1) and 8(c).) This information is current as of the date marked on the bottom left hand corner.

2. At www.oia-kaiserarb.com/pdfs/Ethics-Closed.pdf, the OIA has posted the names of the attorneys, the prevailing party, the date of disposition, and the amount of awards in cases that were closed due to action by the neutral arbitrator since July 1, 2002. All cases the OIA administers are arbitrations. (See Ethics Standard 8(b)(2).)  This information is current as of the date marked on the top left hand corner.

3. Reports of the number of pending and prior cases the parties and the lawyers in your present case have had with the OIA, including the number in which each of the parties and the attorneys was, or represented, the prevailing party since July 1, 2002 are included with the Agreement to Serve. (See Ethics Standard 8(b)(3).) Each page reports the number of cases for the different attorneys or for Kaiser, respectively. This information is current as of the date marked on the top left hand corner.