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Conflict Resolution|Teaching

Upcoming Volume on Transforming Justice and Lawyers

Conflict Resolution|Teaching

Upcoming Volume on Transforming Justice and Lawyers

Prof. Marjorie Silver of Touro Law Center has sent me the proofs of a book that she is editing, scheduled to be released in January 2017 by Carolina Academic Press.  Titled Transforming Justice, Lawyers and the Practice of Law, the volume collects brave and insightful essays on the sometimes uncomfortable...

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Conflict Resolution|Europe|International|Teaching

International Dispute Resolution in London

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Conflict Resolution|Europe|International|Teaching

International Dispute Resolution in London

Click and Clack, the Tappet Brothers, reserved a spot in their NPR show "Car Talk" for what they called the Shameless Commerce Division.  I'm taking a page from their book by bringing your attention to a CLE event that is quite special -- five mornings in London during the week...

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Conflict Resolution|Employment|Mediation|Negotiation|Teaching

CLE Program on "ADR and Young Lawyers"

Conflict Resolution|Employment|Mediation|Negotiation|Teaching

CLE Program on "ADR and Young Lawyers"

The ABA Business Law Section is partnering with New York Law School to present a half-day CLE Symposium on "ADR and the Young Lawyer" on Friday morning, January 30.                 The event, held from 9:00 to 1:45, features speakers from leading corporations, law firms and ADR...

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Conflict Resolution|Mediation|Teaching

ABA Dispute Resolution Section Spring Meeting Announced

Conflict Resolution|Mediation|Teaching

ABA Dispute Resolution Section Spring Meeting Announced

I have been importuned by the ABA Dispute Resolution Section to remind readers of its upcoming Spring Meeting in Miami,Florida on April 2-5, 2014.  And who better to be importuned by?  It is a great organization and the Spring Meeting has been "the place to see and be seen" since...

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Conflict Resolution|Mediation

Deal Lawyers – Post Scriptum

Conflict Resolution|Mediation

Deal Lawyers – Post Scriptum

Michael Leathes, a founder of the International Mediation Institute and former in-house counsel of high accomplishment, has written to correct our immediately prior post: Regarding the penultimate para, actually there are examples of deal mediations out there.  In fact, we have a little section on the IMI portal devoted to this...

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Negotiation

What Deal Lawyers and Dispute Lawyers Can Learn From Each Other

Negotiation

What Deal Lawyers and Dispute Lawyers Can Learn From Each Other

It sometime sometimes seems that the community of business lawyers is divided into two broad tribes:  The lawyers who handle the deals, and the lawyers who handle what happens when the deals fall apart.  Unfortunately, these two tribes too seldom mix.  They don’t go to the same ABA meetings, their...

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Conflict Resolution|Mediation

ABA Dispute Resolution Section Annual Mediation and Advocacy Institute

Conflict Resolution|Mediation

ABA Dispute Resolution Section Annual Mediation and Advocacy Institute

A reminder was recently received of the ABA Dispute Resolution Section's 11th Annual Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Institute at the Omni Hotel in Nashville, TN, on November 21-22, 2013....

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