Business Arbitration and Mediation 2020
How Arbitration and Mediation Will and Should Look in the Future
Co-Sponsored by the Commercial and Federal Litigation Section, the Dispute Resolution Section, the Corporate Counsel Section and the Committee on Continuing Legal Education.
Monday, March 30, 2020
CLE Program - 9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Reception - 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Fordham Law School
150 West 62nd Street (Between Amsterdam & Columbus Avenues)
New York, NY 10023
7.5 MCLE Credits: 1.5 Skills; 4.5 Areas of Professional Practice; 1.5 Ethics
NYSBA Member: $175 | Non-Member: $275
Co-Sponsoring Section Member: $150
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.: Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. - 9:10 a.m.: Welcome and Introductions
Prof. John D. Feerick | Fordham Law School
Charles J. Moxley, Jr. Esq. | Program Co-Chair
Jeffrey T. Zaino, Esq. | Program Co-Chair
9:10 a.m. -10:25 a.m.: Innovation in Arbitration–How the Major Providers See Arbitration Developing in the Next 5, 10 and 20 Years
Moderator: Jeffrey T. Zaino, Esq. | American Arbitration Association
• Linda L. Beyea, MBA | American Arbitration Association
• Richard W. Berry | FINRA
• Marek Krasula, Esq. | International Chamber of Commerce
• Thomas M. Ventrone, Esq. | International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR)
• Allen P. Waxman, Esq. | International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR)
• Matthew P. York, Esq. | JAMS
1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice
10:25 a.m. - 10:35 a.m.: Break
10:35 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.: User and Neutral Perspectives–Coming Innovations in Arbitration in the Next 5, 10 and 20 Years
Moderator: Charles J. Moxley, Jr., Esq. | MoxleyADR LLC
Oliver J Armas, Esq. | Hogan Lovells
Matthew E. Draper, Esq. | Draper & Draper LLC
David M. Goldman, Esq. | Gabelli Funds, LLC
Michael D. Young, Esq. | JAMS
2.0 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice
12:15 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.: A Perspective from Across the Pond on Impending Innovation in Arbitration
Speaker: Brian Speers | President of the Commonwealth Lawyers Association
12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.: Luncheon
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Keynote Address: A Forward Look at the Impending Development of Arbitration: A View of Arbitration’s Future as a Fulfillment of Its Roots and of Pressing Contemporary Needs
Speaker: Prof. John D. Feerick | Fordham Law School
2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.: Report on the Chief Judge’s Advisory Committee on Presumptive Mediation: What We Can Expect Going Forward Speakers:
John S. Kiernan, Esq. | Debevoise & Plimpton LLP | Chair of the Chief Judge’s Advisory Committee on ADR in the New York Court System
Hon. Saliann Scarpulla | Justice at the Supreme Court, New York County
1.0 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice
2:50 p.m. - 4:05 p.m.: Compelling Issues as to Ethics and Inclusion–Now and in the Future
Moderator: Jacqueline Nolan-Haley | Fordham Law School
Linda Gerstel, Esq. | Gerstel ADR
Deborah Masucci, Esq. | Masucci Dispute Management and Resolution
Kathleen M. Scanlon, Esq. | Chief Circuit Mediator at the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
David C. Singer, Esq. | SingerADR Neutral Services
1.5 Credits in Ethics
4:05 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.: Break
4:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.: Practice Development–How to Get More and Bigger Cases as a Neutral
Moderator: Elizabeth J. Shampnoi, Esq. | Shampnoi Dispute Resolution & Management Services, Inc.
Douglas Duzant | JAMS
Helena Tavares Erickson, Esq. | Dispute Resolution Services at CPR
Mansi Karol, Esq. |American Arbitration Association
Jisook Lee, Esq. | FINRA Office of Dispute Resolution
Camille M. Ng, Esq. | International Chamber of Commerce
Elizabeth Robertson, Esq. | International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR)
1.5 Credits in Skills
5:30 p.m.: Adjournment
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Networking Reception with Refreshments
Tuition Assistance: Any New York attorney who has a genuine financial hardship may apply for tuition assistance for a CLE program. Learn more at www.nysba.org/TuitionAssistance.
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Out-of-State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey. If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.
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