International Arbitration, Derailed Cases and Workplace Disputes

JAMS and the Atlanta Bar Association are pleased to host a morning of CLE.  Complimentary breakfast and lunch will be served.

Schedule-at-a-Glance
Attend all three sessions or your choice of individual sessions!

Contemporary Issues in International Arbitration
8:30 - 9:45 a.m.
(1 CLE/1 Trial Practice/1 Professionalism)

Panelists will explore trends and challenges in resolving international commercial disputes:

  • Why Businesses Use Arbitration for Cross-Border Disputes and How They Draft Arbitration Agreements – Glenn Hendrix, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
  • Perspectives of In-House Counsel – Tony Walsh, GE Energy
  • Is International Arbitration Different from U.S. Domestic Arbitration? – Brian White, King & Spalding LLP
  • Fast Tracking and Other Time and Cost Saving Measures – John Hinchey, JAMS
  • Moderator: Joan Grafstein, JAMS


Recommended Approaches for Getting Derailed Cases Back on Track
10:00 - 11:15 a.m.
(1 CLE/1 Professionalism)

Panelists will explore techniques for resolving legal disputes in a timely and cost-efficient fashion, identifying top reasons cases become derailed, and providing strategies for addressing these challenges. 

  • Moderator: Hon. Brenda H. Cole (Retired), JAMS
  • V. Robert Denham, Jr., Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi LLP
  • Hon. Norman S. Fletcher (Retired), JAMS
  • Hon. Jonathan C. Peters (Former), JAMS 
  • Lynn Roberson, Swift Currie McGhee & Hiers, LLP

Resolving Workplace Disputes: Why Mediation Work
11:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
(1 CLE/1 Trial Practice/1 Professionalism)

Panelists will discover recommended approaches for resolving employment law disputes. 

  • Moderator: Terrence Lee Croft, JAMS
  • Matt Billips, Billips & Benjamin, LLP
  • Patricia Griffith, Ford & Harrison, LLP
  • F. Carlton King, Jr., JAMS
  • Rick Warren, Ford & Harrison, LLP

Tuesday, February 26, 2013
JAMS Atlanta Resolution Center
1201 W. Peachtree St., NW
Suite 2650
Atlanta, GA 30309

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

Featured People

Terrence Lee Croft, Esq.
  • Agribusiness
  • Antitrust
  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Civil Rights
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Engineering and Construction
  • Environmental
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Franchise
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Securities
  • Special Master/Disc. Referee
  • Telecommunications
  • Training/Teaching
Hon. Norman S. Fletcher (Ret.)
  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Environmental
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Governmental/Public Agency
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Master
Joan C. Grafstein, Esq., FCIArb
  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Construction Defect
  • Education/Schools
  • Employment
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Securities
  • Training/Teaching
John W. Hinchey, Esq.
  • Arbitration
  • Construction
  • Energy/Utility
  • Engineering and Construction
  • International & Cross-Border
  • Surety
F. Carlton King, Jr., Esq.
  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Employment
  • Estates/Probate/Trusts
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
Hon. Jonathan C. Peters (Former)
  • Arbitration
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction Defect
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee