ABA's 7th Annual Labor & Employment Law Conference

Presented by the American Bar Association, Labor & Employment Section

Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Hon. Anthony Carpinello (Ret.)
Topic: Issues and Ethics of Mediation-Arbitration (“Med-Arb”)
Thursday, November 7, 2013 | 2:15 - 3:30 p.m. EDT

Mediation-Arbitration (“Med-Arb”) is a dispute resolution technique in which the parties agree in advance that, if mediation fails, the mediator turns arbitrator and issues a final and binding resolution. Learn about this ADR process under the tutelage of practitioners with Med-Arb expertise. Discussion will include when the process is most effectively utilized by and advantageous to the parties, the pros and cons of using it, techniques to help achieve the best resolution for your client, and ethical issues that arise when the neutral switches hats to resolve a dispute.


Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Linda Singer, Esq.
Topic: Negotiating Settlements of FLSA Claims
Thursday, November 7, 2013 | 3:45 - 5:00 p.m. EDT

The Section’s 7th Annual Labor and Employment Conference will enable you to learn about government initiatives from agency representatives, to confer with top practitioners representing employees, employers, unions, government agencies as well as neutrals, in-house counsel and academics. In addition to the substantive programs, our networking receptions at great New Orleans locations will allow you to mingle with colleagues in a relaxed atmosphere and enjoy some Southern hospitality.


Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Cathy Yanni, Esq.
Topic: Marketing Your Practice to Secure Business and Recognition
Thursday, November 7, 2013 | 3:45 - 5:00 p.m. EDT

Tooting your own horn shouldn’t cause the discomfort that it does when the potential rewards are so great. In this program, expert panelists will discuss ways to obtain business and recognition to achieve career advancement. Topics include using social media efficiently, overcoming stereotypes, tips for achieving media recognition for case settlements and victories, effective networking, advertising, and creative marketing ideas.

November 6-9, 2013
Hilton Riverside New Orleans
2 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130

For more information or to register, visit www.americanbar.org

Featured People

Hon. Anthony J. Carpinello (Ret.)
  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Employment
  • Entertainment
  • Financial Markets
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Real Property
  • Securities
Linda R. Singer, Esq.
Cathy Yanni
  • Business/Commercial
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action/MDL/Mass Tort
  • Cybersecurity & Privacy
  • Employment
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Life Sciences
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Pharmaceuticals/Mass Tort
  • Product Liability
  • Special Master