Alameda County Bar Association: MCLE Countdown

Alameda County Bar Association: MCLE Countdown

Presented by Alameda County Bar Association
Sponsored by JAMS

About the Event

Please join the Alameda County Bar Association (ACBA) for a full day of MCLE programs, worth 6 hours MCLE credit!

Credit

1 HR Competence Issues credit, 1 HR Elimination of Bias credit, 4 HR Ethics credit

Date / Time

Friday, December 7, 2018
8:15AM - 3:30 PM PST

Location

Alameda County Bar Association- New Office
1000 Broadway, Suite 290
Oakland, CA 94607

 

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JAMS Featured Speakers

Speaker

Topic

Hon. Robert Freedman (Ret.)

Hon. Ignazio Ruvolo (Ret.)

Ethical Dilemmas in ADR

In their interactive program, Hon. Robert Freedman (Ret.) and Hon. Ignazio Ruvolo (Ret.) will examine the ethical quandaries unique to participation in mediation and arbitration. The program is intended to anticipate and cope with real life ethical challenges for lawyers and their clients including risks of professional liability and disciplinary proceedings.

Phil Neiman

Negotiating Civil Settlements Under the Revised CA Rules of Professional Conduct

California’s revised Rules of Professional Conduct, which go into effect on November 10, 2018, include a number of new regulations that apply in the context of civil settlement negotiations. Attorneys who engage in settlement discussions on behalf of clients must become familiar with their new ethical duties, as noncompliance can lead to discipline by the State Bar. This presentation by JAMS mediator/arbitrator Philip Neiman, Esq. will include an overview of the new rules and a discussion of best practices

Jeane Struck

Randy Choy

 

Bias in Litigation

In this interactive program, JAMS neutral Jeane Struck, Esq. discusses recognizing bias (including implicit and explicit bias), responding to bias, and playing to bias within the context of litigation.

 

Featured People

Randall 'Randy' Choy, Esq.
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction Defect
  • Estates/Probate/Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
Hon. Robert B. Freedman (Ret.)
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Governmental/Public Agency
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee
Hon. Ignazio J. Ruvolo (Ret.)
  • Appellate
  • Business & Commercial
  • Class Action & Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Construction Defect
  • Employment Law
  • Engineering & Construction
  • Health Care
  • Higher Education & Title IX
  • Insurance
  • Professional Liability
Jeane Struck, Esq.
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction Defect
  • Governmental/Public Agency
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property