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Let’s Play Ball: Mediation Advocacy and Effective Techniques

Let’s Play Ball: Mediation Advocacy and Effective Techniques

Let’s Play Ball: Mediation Advocacy and Effective Techniques
Presented By: JAMS and the Sports Lawyers Association

Event Effective Settlement Negotiation Strategies

The benefits of mediation are well established within the legal profession, yet at times underutilized within the sports industry. As sports law continues to develop and steal headlines, mediation will become more inherent to the litigation process.

Join our experienced panel as they explore current issues facing the sports industry and how to maximize results for clients through effective use of mediation.

Topics will include how to prepare a case for mediation, advanced strategies for maximizing the mediation session, effective negotiation, using the mediator to your best advantage, and how to overcome an impasse.

Date/Time Thursday, October 20, 2016
  • Registration:
    5:00 PM – 5:30 PM PST

    Complimentary CLE:
    5:30 PM – 6:30 PM PST

    6:30 PM – 8:30 PM PST

Location JAMS Century City Resolution Center
Watt Plaza
1925 Century Park East, Suite 1400
Los Angeles, CA 90067
JAMS Speaker Jeffrey G. Benz, Esq.
Additional Speakers Richard D. Buckley, Jr.
Arent Fox

Peter Steckelman
Senior VP, Business & Legal Affairs at the Tennis Channel

Maureen Weston (Moderator)
Director of the Entertainment, Media & Sports Dispute Resolution Project, Pepperdine University School of Law

Register Please RSVP no later than Thursday, October 13 to Stacee Monaco at

Featured People

Jeffrey G. Benz, Esq., FCIArb, FCollArb, CEDS
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Employment
  • Entertainment and Sports
  • Health Care
  • Higher Education & Title IX
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International & Cross-Border
  • Maritime Admiralty
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Real Property
  • Special Master Discovery Referee
  • Telecommunications
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