Commercial Litigation, International Arbitration, and Internet, Media + Entertainment
Hilton New York 1335 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10019
Programs Include:Program I: Overcoming Obstacles to Effective Dispute Resolution – How to Mitigate Cognitive Barriers to Accurate Understanding and Good Judgment Through examples and interactive exercises, panelists will explore the distortions to mediators’, arbitrators’ and advocates’ understanding and judgment created by:
Program II: Effective Strategies for Picking Neutrals – Perspectives from in-house counsel, outside counsel and administering organizations on choice of arbitrators and mediators The panel will discuss factors beyond the obvious considerations of expertise and experience including how to include arbitrators and mediators of diverse backgrounds in the selection process
Program III: One-Click Conflicts? – Ethical Conundrums for the Digital Age Can Arbitrators ethically use social networking? Balancing the need for marketing with perceptions of partiality and practical suggestions for using social networking tools safely
Program IV: Hot Topics in International Arbitration Perspectives and New Initiatives from International Arbitration Providers
Program V: Mediation for the 21st Century – The Latest in Techniques and StrategiesCounterintuitive Mediation and Concepts of Inclusion in Mediation
MCLE Morning Program 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Rendezvous Trianon, 3rd FloorNetworking Luncheon 11:30 a.m. Morrison & Foerster LLP 1290 Avenue of the Americas (at 52nd Street)MCLE Afternoon Program 1:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Rendezvous Trianon, 3rd FloorCommittee Meetings 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.Executive Committee Meeting 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Trianon Ballroom, 3rd Floor
Speaker(s):Sherman W. Kahn, Of Counsel, Morrison & Foerster LLPMaddy Batliboi, Associate, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Under New York’s MCLE rule, this program has been approved for a total of 5.0 credit hours, consisting of 2.5 credit hours in Ethics and Professionalism, 1.5 credit hours in Law Practice Management and 1.0 credit hours in Areas of Professional Practice. This course will NOT qualify for credit for newly admitted attorneys because it is not a basic practical skills program.
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