Advanced Arbitration Academy
Advanced Arbitration Academy
Presented By: USC-JAMS Arbitration Institute
|Event||Advanced Arbitration Academy
Designed for early career arbitrators or those who desire to refresh their skills, as well as for arbitration advocates, the 5-day Institute provides an opportunity to study in depth the arbitration process and best practices in the conduct of complex commercial and consumer arbitrations. The faculty of highly experienced and respected arbitrators and advocates will conduct highly interactive sessions intended to improve your knowledge of arbitration law and procedure and your skill in handling the difficult and sometimes subtle issues that may arise in the course of an arbitration. Practical exercises will address development of written orders, awards and other documents, and each segment will be accompanied by useful forms, outlines, examples of actual orders and other case materials as well as comprehensive references to applicable statutes, rules and case law. The topics and exercises will be addressed from the perspective of the advocate and the arbitrator.
Eligible participants will receive a Certificate of Completion. California MCLE credits will be available for attorneys.
|Date/Time||Monday, August 8, 2016 – Friday, August 12, 2016|
|Location||USC Gould School of Law
699 Exposition Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90089
|JAMS Speakers||Richard Chernick, Co-chair
Barbara A. Reeves, Co-chair
Zela “Zee” G. Claiborne
Bruce A. Friedman
Deborah Crandall Saxe
Hon. Rebecca Westerfield (Ret.)
|Additional Speakers||Nancy Abell, Paul Hastings LLP
Rebecca Callahan, American Arbitration Association
Peter Collisson, American Arbitration Association
Kathryn Dickson, U.S. Federal Courts
Scott A. Edelman, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Malcom Heinicke, Munger, Tolles & Olson
Jules L. Kabat, Russ August & Kabat
Richard R. Mainland, American Arbitration Association
John (Jay) McCauley, American Arbitration Association
Nathan O'Malley, Gibbs Giden LLP
Jonathan W. Pastor, American Arbitration Association
Stephen Strick, American Arbitration Association
Edna Sussman, American Arbitration Association
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