Events

CLE WEBINAR: HON. JEFFREY S. BROWN (Ret.), ELENA GREENBERG, ESQ., HON JEFFREY D. LEBOWITZ (Ret.) AND SAMUEL J. FERRARA, ESQ. INVITED BY THE ABACLE TO PRESENT “ADR IN DIVORCE: FAST-TRACKING RESOLUTIONS”

Posted on Sep 07, 2021

Successful mediators have come to learn that truth is a critical element in any successful negotiation. However, in an adversarial negotiation, trust is a relative thing. You may never come to fully trust your adversary, but that doesn’t mean parties can’t mutually engage in a good faith and ethical negotiation process-a simple and honest approach that is often derailed by parties looking to gain an advantage. The panelists will provide tips on how to use (ADR) in matrimonial matters and family law disputes.

CLE WEBINAR: HON. PETER B. SKELOS (Ret.) and HON. MARSHA L. STEINHARDT (Ret.) TO PRESENT “MASTERING MEDMAL MEDIATIONS” TO THE NEW YORK STATE ACADEMY OF TRIAL LAWYERS

Posted on Jul 22, 2021

The panel discussion will address the best practices for the successful mediation of medical malpractice claims for plaintiff and defense counsel alike. Topics will include identifying which cases to mediate, client consultation and preparation prior to mediation, drafting the mediation statement and more.

CLE WEBINAR: “DRAFTING THE ARBITRATION PROVISION IN COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS” PRESENTED BY HON. JOHN P. DIBLASI (Ret.) AND JACQUELINE SILVEY, ESQ. TO THE ABA

Posted on Mar 12, 2021

Attendees will receive insights and suggestions on crafting an arbitration clause, so as to avoid litigating the clause. They will also learn how to streamline the resolution of any dispute through its terms, crafting a clause applicable to a specific business transaction, and avoiding unconscionable terms that may be intertwined with ethical issues that could render the clause null and void in whole or in part.