JAMS Mediation Week | October 13-17, 2014

Save the Date for JAMS Mediation Week

Join JAMS in celebrating Mediation Week with the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution.

ATLANTA   MIAMI

October 14, 2014 | 8:30-9:45 AM
Mediation from the In-House GC Perspective
CLE Credit: 1.0 General

JAMS Presenter:
William H. Needle, Esq.

October 14, 2014 | 10:30-11:45 AM
Women in Mediation: Why Gender Matters
CLE Credit: 1.0 Trial Practice

JAMS Presenters:
Hon. Brenda Hill Cole (Ret.)
Joan C. Grafstein, Esq.

RSVP to Meghan Koransky
404-566-2154404-566-2154 or mkoransky@jamsadr.com

 

October 14, 2014 | 8:00-9:45 AM
Ethics, Professionalism and Other
Potential Sources of Anxiety for Counsel in Mediations and Arbitrations
CLE Pending: 1.5 Hours Ethics/ Professionalism Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Joseph P. Farina (Retired Chief Judge
11th Judicial Circuit)

Gerald Kogan (Retired Chief Justice
Florida Supreme Court)

October 14, 2014 | 10:00–11:15 AM
Unique Aspects of Health Care Mediation
CLE Pending: 1.5 General Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Ronald Ravikoff, Esq.
Gerald Kogan (Retired Chief Justice
Florida Supreme Court)

CHICAGO    

October 16, 2014 | 5:30-7:30 PM
ACR Conflict Resolution Day

ACR-Chicago hosted by Much Shelist:
191 N. Wacker Dr.
Ste. 1800
Chicago, IL

JAMS Presenters:
Hon. Allen S. Goldberg (Ret.)

RSVP to Mark Mayer
attymarkmayer@comcast.net



INLAND EMPIRE

October 16, 2014 | 5:30-6:30 PM
Civility CLE Program
and Craft Beer-Tasting Reception
1.0 Hour Ethics Credit

JAMS Presenter:
Hon. John W. Kennedy, Jr. (Ret.)

RSVP to Jean-Luc Renault
714-937-8249714-937-8249 or
jrenault@jamsadr.com

 

October 15, 2014 | 8:30–9:45 AM
(Breakfast from 8:00 – 8:30AM)
Best Practices in Employment Mediation
CLE Pending: 1.5 Hours General Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Scott J. Silverman (Retired Judge
11th Judicial Circuit)

Jeffrey Grubman, Esq.

October 15, 2014 | 10:00-11:15 AM
Complex Family Dispute Strategies: An Essential Guide for Advocates
CLE Pending: 1.5 General Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Mercedes Armas Bach (Retired Judge)
Cristina Pereyra (Retired Judge
11th Judicial Circuit)

RSVP to Sherman Humphrey
305-371-5267305-371-5267 or shumphrey@jamsadr.com

 
NEW YORK   ORANGE

October 15, 2014 | 6:00–7:30 PM
Best Practices in Employment Mediation
Networking Reception to follow
CLE: 1.5 Areas of Professional Practice Credit

JAMS Presenter:
Hon. Ariel E. Belen (Ret.)

RSVP to Meredith Stockman
212-607-2760212-607-2760 or mstockman@jamsadr.com

 

  October 15, 2014 | 5:30-7:00 PM

JAMS 35th Anniversary Reception

The JAMS anniversary reception is being held in conjunction with the American Bar Association's Mediation Week, which aims to celebrate the strides the legal profession has made in institutionalizing mediation as one of several appropriate dispute resolution processes.

RSVP to Jean-Luc Renault
714-937-8249714-937-8249 or jrenault@jamsadr.com

SACRAMENTO   SANTA ROSA

October 17, 2014 | 8:30 -10 AM
Advanced ADR Topics—Customizing the Arbitration Process and use of Judicial Reference
1.5 General CLE Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Hon. Cecily Bond (Ret.)
Hon. Fred K. Morrison (Ret.)

Register online
 

 

October 14, 2014 | 12-1 PM
Bias and Prejudice in Mediation
MCLE: 1.0 Unit Participatory Elimination of Bias Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Lawrence R. Mills, Esq.
Hon. Elaine Rushing (Ret.)

Register online
 

 
SEATTLE   SILICON VALLEY

October 14, 2014 | 3:30-6:30 PM

Session 1 | 4:00–5:00 PM
Ethical Dilemmas in ADR
1.0 Ethics CLE Credit

JAMS Presenter:
Hon. Eric Watness (Ret.)

Session 2 | 4:00–5:00 PM
Effective use of ADR in Employment Disputes
1.0 General CLE Credit

JAMS Presenters:
Judge Thomas McPhee (Ret.)
Judge Terry Lukens (Ret.)

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Client Reception & Open House


Register online

 

October 15, 2014 | Noon-1:00 PM
Diversity Challenge 2.0: Bias in the Field of Mediation

1.0 Elimination of Bias MCLE Credit

JAMS Presenter:
Mark Smalls, VP and Chief Marketing Officer

Register Online

October 16, 2013 | 6:00-8:00 PM
Resolution of High-Tech Disputes:
Employment, Trade Secrets and More
2.0 General Substantive Law CLE Credit

JAMS Presenter:
Hon. Jamie Jacobs-May (Ret.)

Register online

 

Featured People

Mercedes Armas Bach
  • Arbitration
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction
  • Construction Defect
  • Employment
  • Family Law
  • Higher Education & Title IX
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Maritime/Admiralty
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee
Hon. Ariel E. Belen (Ret.), FCIArb
Joseph P. Farina
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Health Care
  • Higher Education & Title IX
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee
Hon. Allen S. Goldberg (Ret.)
  • Business/Commercial
  • Employment
  • Family Law
  • Higher Education & Title IX
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee
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
Jeffrey Grubman, Esq.
Hon. Jamie Jacobs-May (Ret.)
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Class Action & Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Construction Defect
  • Education Law
  • Employment
  • Estates/Probate/Trust
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee
Hon. John W. Kennedy, Jr. (Ret.)
Hon. Fred K. Morrison (Ret.)
Cristina Pereyra-Alvarez
  • Banking
  • Business/ Commercial
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Action/Mass Tort
  • Construction
  • Cybersecurity & Privacy
  • Education/Schools
  • Employment
  • Entertainment
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Real Property
Ronald Ravikoff, Esq.
Scott J. Silverman
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Employment
  • Entertainment and Sports
  • Family Law
  • Insurance
  • International & Cross-Border
  • Maritime/Admiralty
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Special Magistrate/Disc'y Referee
Comm. Eric B. Watness (Ret.)
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction Defect
  • Education/Schools
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Government/Public Agency
  • Indian Law
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee
Comm. Eric B. Watness (Ret.)
  • Arbitration
  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction Defect
  • Education/Schools
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Family Law
  • Government/Public Agency
  • Indian Law
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Special Master/Discovery Referee