Speaking Engagements

NYS ACADEMY OF TRIAL LAWYERS WEBINAR: “RESOLVING COVERAGE DISPUTES IN MEDIATION” PRESENTED BY JAMES W. BORKOWSKI, ESQ., RICHARD P. BYRNE, ESQ. AND HON. E. MICHAEL KAVANAGH (RET.)

Posted on Jun 23, 2020

The program will focus on the unique issues involved in insurance coverage disputes - with particular attention paid to the practical benefits of resolving these disputes via Mediation. Our panel will discuss the means and methods of resolving these disputes in the context of various claims, fact patterns, parties, policies, and types of damages.

LAWLINE SEMINAR: HON. JOHN P. DIBLASI (RET.) PRESENTS “HOW TO CONDUCT VIRTUAL ARBITRATIONS AND MEDIATIONS”

Posted on Apr 15, 2020

Topics will include ethical issues and guidelines for both the participant and the mediator; ensuring security so as to preserve privacy and confidentiality; conducting the arbitration and mediation through the use of technology; conquering fears associated with its technical aspects, and the benefits of the technology for the ADR process in the face of COVID-19 and beyond.

BOB WORDEN, ESQ. INVITED TO PARTICIPATE IN A BRIDGE-THE-GAP CLE WEBCONFERENCE, “THE ETHICS AND ART OF SETTLEMENT AT MEDIATION”

Posted on Apr 14, 2020

Mr. Worden will focus on the best way, for attorneys to benefit from mediation with an emphasis on tort cases, including presentation, psychology, strategy and the levers that help to get the best results. He has represented both plaintiffs and defendants for many years at mediation and looks forward to sharing his experiences and the lessons learned.