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Conflict Resolution|International|Mediation

Keynote at Asian Mediation Conference

Conflict Resolution|International|Mediation

Keynote at Asian Mediation Conference

I was honored to address the 4th Conference of the Asian Mediation Association in Beijing,  held 20-21 October, 2016, as a keynote speaker.  My remarks appear below. * * * What the West Can Learn from Chinese Mediation by Peter Phillips[1] I first visited China almost 15 years ago as a representative of the CPR...

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Report from Asian Mediation Association Conference

Conflict Resolution|Courts|International|Mediation|Uncategorized

Report from Asian Mediation Association Conference

I write from Beijing, where the two-day Conference of the Asian Mediation Association has been held, organized by the China Council for Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) Mediation Centers.  I was very excited to return to Beijing after nine years' absence and to meet so many like-minded, but differently-situated, colleagues. The...

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Arbitration|Conflict Resolution|Mediation|United States

New York’s Global Pound Conference

Arbitration|Conflict Resolution|Mediation|United States

New York’s Global Pound Conference

A group of very prominent stakeholders on commercial dispute resolution met at Cardozo Law School on September 12, 2016, to conduct the New York City session of the Global Pound Conference.  Of all the many institutions and volunteers who were responsible for this success, the International Mediation Institute takes the...

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Conflict Resolution|International

The New York City Convening of the Global Pound Conference: September 12, 2016

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Conflict Resolution|International

The New York City Convening of the Global Pound Conference: September 12, 2016

The Global Pound Conference is a series of convenings of ADR practitioners, end-users, teachers and students around the world. Its goal is to assess the current state of Alternative Dispute Resolution and to point the direction for its continued advancement. GPC events have taken place at, or or planned for, London,...

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Conflict Resolution

Early Call for DR Section Proposals

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Conflict Resolution

Early Call for DR Section Proposals

The ABA Section of Dispute Resolution has announced that proposals for programming for the 2017 Spring Meeting (scheduled for San Francisco April 20-23 2017) are due by Wednesday, August 3, 2016. This annual event is one of the wonderful ADR-related events of the year, and San Francisco of course among the...

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Conflict Resolution

ABA Dispute Resolution Conference April 7-9, 2016

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Conflict Resolution

ABA Dispute Resolution Conference April 7-9, 2016

The ABA Dispute Resolution Section Spring Conference is always a highlight.  For 2016 it's being held in New York City, making it real easy for me.  The breadth and scope of the topics are, as usual, phenomenal, making this event consistently the Class Act of the ADR year. ...

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Conflict Resolution|International|Mediation

IMI Survey Solicitation

Conflict Resolution|International|Mediation

IMI Survey Solicitation

The International Mediation Institute seeks participants in a brief survey (they claim it takes 7 minutes but heck, I'll even give them eight!).  The Institute explains: IMI launches initiatives to promote worldwide growth of practical and sustainable conflict resolution systems. By completing the survey we can: Find out what matters most to you about...

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