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Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementSolving the Puzzle of "Just Cause" in Labor ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 minutes     The “just cause” standard is included in almost every collective bargaining agreement.   Arbitrators routinely are required to apply the standard in order to eva... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementBest Practices in Franchise ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes During this 90-minute recorded webinar you will learn how to be a more effective advocate in franchise arbitrations, either on behalf of a franchisee or franchisor. L... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitrating a Difficult Discharge CaseRecorded Webinar90 Minutes     Labor-management disputes resulting from personnel discharges or dismissals are sometimes brought to arbitration.  At times, these cases can be complex and or ch... 
Other ADR  Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementConsummate Negotiating Techniques & TacticsRecorded Webinar90 minutes     This 90-minute pre-recorded webinar builds upon foundational negotiation principles and is ideal for attorneys, mediators and business people who have previous n... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationEthics 101: Arbitrators, Mediators, AttorneysRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 minutes What constitutes... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementConfronting Arbitrability & Jurisdiction in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 minutes Wrangling with the issue of arbitrability and jurisdiction is one of the most common and important contests in arbitration, often causing delays in the final resolutio... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementUsing Experts Effectively in Commercial & Construction ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 minutes     In complex arbitration matters, one of the costs almost always incurred by the parties is expert evidence and testimony. However, how expert evidence and testimo... 
Mediation  Self-Paced Online Studies,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationFundamentals of Effective Mediation AdvocacySelf-Paced Online StudyThis is a self-paced online study course you can take and complete at your leisure. It is designed to provide you with a comprehensive introduction to the mediation process in gen... 
Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementEmployment and Labor Case Law Update: What Arbitrators and Practitioners Need to KnowRecorded Webinar60 minutes     This 60-minute recorded webinar presented in June, 2013 by two seasoned arbitrators in the labor and employment law field focuses on case law nationwide and tren... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitration in IP / Technology DisputesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes     When parties embark on intellectual property litigation in federal district court, they are destined to follow the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and local rul... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementTop Ways to Avoid Pitfalls In Your Grievance Arbitration Recorded Webinar  90 minutes     Being unaware of various pitfalls that can arise between filing the grievance and closing the record during a labor arbitration case can cost you when the arb... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementPacking for the Trip - Labor Arbitration Roadmap Series (Part 1)Recorded Webinar90 minutes     This recorded webinar is the first part of a 4-part series designed to help you navigate the critical steps in preparing and presenting your labor grievance arbi... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementGetting on the Road - Labor Arbitration Roadmap Series (Part 2)Recorded Webinar90 minutes     This recorded webinar is the second part of a 4-part series designed to help you navigate the critical steps in preparing and presenting your labor grievance arb... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhere Do We Draw the Line? Ethics In ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 minutes     Concerns over ethical issues affect everyone participating in an arbitration.  Throughout the arbitral process, the ethical conduct of arbitrator, counsel and pa... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementCommercial Arbitration - Getting Your Feet WetRecorded Webinar90 minutes   In an economic climate where the need to manage legal costs has increased considerably, both large and small businesses are finding arbitration an attractive method... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationManaging Negotiations In MediationRecorded Webinar100 minutes     Like sporting events, good results on the field begin in the training room. This recorded webinar, running a little over 90 minutes, is designed to provide part... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementCritical Elements of Construction Law for Non-Attorney ArbitratorsRecorded Webinar90 minutes   Serving as an arbitrator in a construction arbitration presents unique challenges for those who are not attorneys--especially when all parties are represented by co... 
Other ADR  Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhat Really Happened? Investigating Workplace ComplaintsRecorded Webinar90 minutes     Fact-finding is particularly effective when parties or their counsel are facing a difficult decision with limited or conflicting evidence. During this 90-minute ... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementRoadblocks, Bumps and Detours - Labor Arbitration Roadmap Series (Part 3)Recorded Webinar90 minutes     This recorded webinar is the third part of a 4-part series designed to help you navigate the critical steps in preparing and presenting your labor grievance arbi... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationEffective Mediation From a Mediator's PerspectiveRecorded Webinar90 minutes     Here’s your opportunity to hear about the mediation process from a Mediator’s perspective. You’ll gain insight into what experienced Mediators are doing and look... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementBringing the Case Home - Labor Arbitration Roadmap Series (Part 4)Recorded Webinar90 minutes     This recorded webinar is the final part of a 4-part series designed to help you navigate the critical steps in preparing and presenting your labor grievance arbi... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementScope of Arbitrator Authority - Granting Interim & Final ReliefRecorded Webinar90 minutes     Arbitrators are limited in their ability to fashion relief by the agreement to arbitrate, the rules of the arbitration organization and public policy. How can pa... 
Mediation  Complimentary Programs,MediationThe Influence of Metaphors: Are We Really Mediating Free of Bias?Recorded Webinar60 minutes   As writers use metaphors to paint a picture in words, mediators use metaphors to help parties visualize and understand each other’s positions. Comprehending how met... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementADR and Emerging Technologies: The Future Has ArrivedRecorded Webinar90 Minutes     The Cloud, e-Discovery, video and teleconferenced hearings: technology continues to impact how the arbitration process is administered. In this fast-paced and in... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitrator's Conducting Legal Research - Good Idea or Bad?Recorded Webinar90 Minutes     Do arbitrators have authority to undertake independent legal research without authorization from the parties? Or, are they prohibited from doing so, as many arbi... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementHow To Help Your ArbitratorRecorded Webinar90 minutes     Arbitration is intended to be an expeditious, cost-effective and just method of dispute resolution.  It also provides the flexibility to shape and conduct a proc... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementManaging the Costs of Exchanging ESI in Construction ArbitrationRecorded Webinar  60 minutes     Changes in technology continue to impact the way discovery is handled. In this 60-minute recorded webinar, you’ll hear techniques – from the perspective of bo... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Self-Paced Online Studies,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitrating Cultural Heritage DisputesRecorded Webinar80 Minutes     The primary issues that arise in cultural heritage disputes involve title, authentication and VARA (Visual Artists Rights Act). Resolving these disputes through ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWinning at Arbitration - More than 30 Specific Tips for AdvocatesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes     Why do some attorneys win more than their share of cases and others lose more? In this 90-minute recorded webinar, you will find out the answer to this question... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementExceeded Powers - Recent Trends in Cases Challenging Arbitrator AuthorityRecorded Webinar90 Minutes     The most frequently asserted--and most frequently successful--statutory ground for vacatur of an arbitration award is that the arbitrators "exceeded their powers... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWriting Arbitration Awards ~ A Guide for ArbitratorsRecorded Webinar90 Minutes     The award is one of the most important reasons parties engage in arbitration.  Relegating the award to an afterthought, and allowing the hearing preparation, pre... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationMaking The Most Of MediationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   In today’s pressure-cooker litigation environment, mediation has become an ADR option for an increasing number of judges who order it, and litigators and parties wh... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementManaging Electronically Stored Information Exchanges in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   The ever-changing electronic digital information landscape presents an entirely new set of challenges to arbitrators and advocates.  The critical case information i... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsDevelopments in Arbitration Law ~ Non-Signatories, Discovery and VacaturRecorded Webinar60 Minutes   The American Arbitration Association® presents the next installment in its on-going series of legal update webinars. Presented by AAA® General Counsel Eric P. Tuchm... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementFive Ways to Reduce the Cost of Construction ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Construction disputes are unique—they typically are very fact driven, require the handling of large volumes of documents and involve technical issues and knowledge ... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationPlanning For MediationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   While many litigators routinely use mediation as a settlement tool, some litigators do not fully use the cost- and time-saving benefits that the mediation process c... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementDebunking the Myths and Misperceptions of Construction ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Even with the best of intention, skillful project management, and top-notch contract administration, disputes are likely to arise during the course of a constructio... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationDealing With the Pro Se Party in Mediation and ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Using the American Arbitration Association® Commercial Rules as the governing procedures, the speakers provide practical solutions to issues that commonly arise whe... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationUsing Mediation Techniques In Commercial ArbitrationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   During this 90-minute recorded webinar, dispute resolution experts Lisa Renee Pomerantz and Michele S. Riley identify opportunities for using mediation techniques i... 
Other ADR  Complimentary ProgramsNegotiating with the PublicRecorded Webinar90 Minutes In the context of this webinar, the "public" consists of people in communities who are affected by an issue--for example, environmental or health--and can expand to in... 
Other ADR  Complimentary ProgramsThe Ten Essential Steps to Preparing for Legal NegotiationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes Thorough preparation before a negotiation provides a number of benefits, including reduced fatigue, reduced stress, reduced reactive emotionality, and thoughtful decis... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Preliminary Hearing - Preliminary, But Not Just ProceduralRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   The Preliminary Hearing can be used to position the management of a case on an efficient, economical and effective path. Arbitrators need to know the procedures the... 
Other ADR  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsEstate Planning and Financial Security ~ Lessons from the Housing CrisisRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Even the most knowledgeable professionals often find themselves in financial distress through investment mistakes, inadequate retirement or estate planning, overspe... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsArbitration Your Way ~ Considerations When Drafting Arbitration ClausesRecorded Webinar75 Minutes   The value of a well-written, customized arbitration clause cannot be overestimated, especially in light of the courts’ continued enforcement of arbitration agreemen... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationImproving Your Judgment ~ Better Negotiations, Mediations and Settlements Through Better Case ValuationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Settlement calculation errors are rampant and can be costly. But they need not be.In this 90-minute recorded webinar, attorney and arbitrator/mediator Laura A. Kast... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Impact of Social Media on Evidence ~ What Arbitrators Need to KnowRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   During this 90-minute recorded webinar you will hear experts discuss the effect of social media on the arbitration process and what you’ll need to know and do in or... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementInterim Awards, Partial Final Awards and Functus Officio: Tailoring Flexible Accessories to Suit a Strict DoctrineRecorded Webinar60 Minutes   Many arbitrators and arbitration counsel favor the use of interim awards for convenience in dealing with a variety of post-merit issues, such as attorney fees. Aris... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhen Work Hurts ~ Workplace Bullying and the Opportunities For Addressing ItRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   There are few topics currently as high profile and relevant in the media as bullying. Every workplace is a melting pot of personalities and styles of interaction. B... 
Mediation  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationGuided Choice ~ Innovations in Mediation to Get Better Settlements at Less CostRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Most complex commercial disputes settle before awards and judgments. Yet, in court and often in arbitration, today’s litigation community often resists serious sett... 
Arbitration  Labor ArbitrationLabor Advocates Series Part 1: Effective Opening StatementsRecorded WebinarMini Webinar Series for Labor Advocates The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has developed six (6) recorded mini webinars that will assist labor advocates in preparing for ... 
Arbitration  Labor ArbitrationLabor Advocates Series Part 2: Brief WritingRecorded WebinarMini Webinar Series for Labor Advocates The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has developed six (6) recorded mini webinars that will assist labor advocates in preparing for ... 
Arbitration  Labor ArbitrationLabor Advocates Series Part 3: The Labor Arbitrator's AuthorityRecorded WebinarMini Webinar Series for Labor Advocates The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has developed six (6) recorded mini webinars that will assist labor advocates in preparing for ... 
Arbitration  Labor ArbitrationLabor Advocates Series Part 4: Drafting & Presenting Your GrievanceRecorded WebinarMini Webinar Series for Labor Advocates The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has developed six (6) recorded mini webinars that will assist labor advocates in preparing for ... 
Arbitration  Labor ArbitrationLabor Advocates Series Part 5: Dispelling the Myths of HearsayRecorded WebinarMini Webinar Series for Labor Advocates The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has developed six (6) recorded mini webinars that will assist labor advocates in preparing for ... 
Arbitration  Labor ArbitrationLabor Advocates Series Part 6: The "Perfect" Cross-ExaminationRecorded WebinarMini Webinar Series for Labor Advocates The American Arbitration Association (AAA) has developed six (6) recorded mini webinars that will assist labor advocates in preparing for ... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationBest Use of Med-Arb: The AdvantagesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Sometimes, when mediation or arbitration alone are not sufficient to resolve a complex dispute, the solution may lie in the hybrid process med-arb. Administered wel... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementInnovative Testimony Techniques for Arbitration Recorded Webinar75 Minutes   Parties choose arbitration for a variety of reasons. Chief among them are the ability to present their evidence in a manner which saves them time and money, cuts ba... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,International Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementDiscovery in Arbitration: Practical Advice for Domestic & International SuccessRecorded Webinar90 Minutes   Most disputes depend on information gathering for effective resolution. This discovery process is often the most expensive part of the arbitration process. Domestic... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsLegal Terms for Non-LawyersRecorded Webinar50 Minutes This 50-minute recorded webinar is specifically designed to provide arbitrators (or other participants in an arbitration proceeding) who have no education or traini... 
Other ADR  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Use of ADR in Outsourcing Relationships: Current TrendsRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 80 Minutes Outsourcing, bot... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Labor Arbitration Advocate’s Views of RemediesRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes It is fairly wel... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsA Practical Guide To The Consumer Arbitration ProcessRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Millions of cons... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationThe Dynamics of Multi-Party Mediation For Large, Complex Construction DisputesRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Special disputes... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Use and Abuse Of External Law in Grievance ArbitrationRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes With the prolife... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementFair Hearings - Avoiding the PitfallsRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 75 Minutes When conducting ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementPanel Dynamics - Effective Techniques for PanelistsRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 60 Minutes When managing an... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementMotion Practice in Arbitration - Worthwhile or an Expensive Distraction?Recorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes What role do dis... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementProtocols, Processes & Protecting the AwardRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 60 Minutes Every complex ar... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementOptimize Your Arbitration: Understanding the Role of the Proactive ArbitratorRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Optimizing the v... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitration and the Impact of Off-Duty Misconduct in the Union Environment Recorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes While basic perc... 
Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementZero Tolerance - The Ultimate “Paper TigerRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes “Zero tolerance”... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementHow to Navigate the Arbitrator Disclosure MinefieldRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes At the heart of ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitration 101 - An Introduction and Overview for the Lawyer Who is New to ArbitrationRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes As a litigator/t... 
Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementRise in Retaliation Claims - Risks and Best PracticesRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Retaliation clai... 
Other ADR  Complimentary ProgramsHow Are Your [Negotiation] Table Manners?Recorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Not many people ... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationConstruction Mediation and the User Experience: Pathways to Settlement and SatisfactionRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Construction ind... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementDeveloping a Case Theory and a Case Theme Recorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes The “theory of t... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhen Arbitrator Disclosure Meets Social Media: New Obligations in the Internet AgeRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Arbitrator discl... 
Mediation  Complimentary Programs,MediationSo You Want to Become a Mediator: Here’s What You Need to KnowRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 60 Minutes Mediation as an ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementEnough Already! Striking the Right Balance of Discovery in Arbitration Recorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes Discovery is oft... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationHow You Can Make the Most of Mediation’s Global Growth Recorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 60 Minutes The use of media... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementExplaining Complexity: How to Improve Your Presentation of Technical Information in ArbitrationRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 60 Minutes  Technology rela... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementTake the Initiative! Your Obligation to be a Proactive ArbitratorRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 90 Minutes To optimize the ... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsReturn Arbitration to its ADR RootsRecorded Webinar20 Minutes This 20-minute presentation highlights arbitration’s flexibility to provide parties in dispute with the opportunity to be creative in fashioning solutions that save ti... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementIt’s Not Just “Litigation Lite”: Making Rulings on Evidentiary ObjectionsRecorded WebinarA link to this recorded webinar's supplemental material appears at left.  You may download the materials once you have registered for the recording. 60 minutes Arbitration, whe... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementDispositive Motions in Arbitration - Best Practices for Advocates & ArbitratorsRecorded Webinar90 minutes When it comes to dispositive motions, certainly a claim made in arbitration could be just as suitable for disposition without a full evidentiary hearing as a claim mad... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementImposing Sanctions in Arbitration - Just How Far Can You GoRecorded Webinar60 minutes Traditionally, the matter of sanctions in arbitration has been a murky one. While the courts have wielded largely unrestricted power to enforce rules and orders, the a... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementDevelopments in Arbitration Law - Testing the Boundaries of Court InterventionRecorded Webinar75 minutes            This 75-minute recorded webinar from May, 2015 is another installment in the AAA's ongoing series of legal update webinars.  Developments in Arbitration La... 
Arbitration  International Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementICDR Awards and Commentaries - Just How Different Is International Arbitration Than Domestic Arbitration? Recorded Webinar60 Minutes In 1996, the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) – the international arm of the American Arbitration Association (AAA) – was given responsibility for th... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementGame-Changing Arbitration Cases - Impacts On Construction Arbitration Recorded Webinar90 Minutes AAA Rules and recent cases interpreting the Federal Arbitration Act significantly expand the powers of arbitrators to rule on important issues such as jurisdiction, ar... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementLabor Arbitrator Best Practices - What You Can Do to Raise Your GameRecorded Webinar90 Minutes As an arbitrator, what should you avoid doing during the arbitration hearing? What should you do differently, or better? What issues frequently arise that will demand ... 
Mediation  Complimentary Programs,MediationPeople Skills and Mediation: Improving Communication and Avoiding ChaosRecorded Webinar75 Minutes     Mediators are leaders whose advanced leadership skills are crucial to the successful management of the mediation process. Central to the ability to conduct a prod... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementIs that Really a Direct Order? Tough Challenges with Insubordination IssuesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes      Like other hierarchical organizations, businesses require a chain of command if they are to operate efficiently. Generally speaking, when a supervisor issues an ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementShow Me the Money - The Effective Presentation of Damages in Arbitration Versus LitigationRecorded Webinar90 Minutes      Arbitration provides a preferable alternative to costly and public litigation, but is it the best forum for recovering and maximizing damages? This 90-minute reco... 
Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementFor Owners/Executives/HR Professionals - How the Hat You Wear Impacts Your Employment ArbitrationsRecorded Webinar90 Minutes      Know your role. Business owners, executives, and/or human resources professionals are often called upon to perform one or more different functions in the employme... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementCrossing the Line - New Developments in the Law of Arbitral JurisdictionRecorded Webinar90 Minutes      What are the limits of an arbitrator’s power? Where does an arbitrator’s authority end and the court’s begin? These are seemingly fundamental questions, but the a... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationGet a Grip! Wrangling the Mediation Process to Improve Your Chances of Success in Multi-Party DisputesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes      While mediation provides a powerful tool for the resolution of multi-party disputes, the added complexity of facts, legal issues and potentially competing interes... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationMaking the Most of Med-Arb - Best Practices for NeutralsRecorded Webinar60 Minutes      Sometimes, when mediation or arbitration alone are not sufficient to resolve a complex dispute, the solution may lie in the hybrid process med-arb. Administered w... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsSociety, Commerce and Dispute Resolution: Goals for Justice & Trade – Part 1Recorded Webinar45 Minutes On May 8, 2015, Fordham Law School and the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association brought together some of the world’s leaders in resolving conflic... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsSociety, Commerce and Dispute Resolution: Goals for Justice & Trade – Part 2Recorded Webinar75 Minutes On May 8, 2015, Fordham Law School and the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association brought together some of the world’s leaders in resolving conflic... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsSociety, Commerce and Dispute Resolution: Goals for Justice & Trade – Part 3Recorded Webinar80 Minutes On May 8, 2015, Fordham Law School and the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association brought together some of the world’s leaders in resolving conflic... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsSociety, Commerce and Dispute Resolution: Goals for Justice & Trade – Part 4Recorded Webinar31 Minutes On May 8, 2015, Fordham Law School and the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association brought together some of the world’s leaders in resolving conflic... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsSociety, Commerce and Dispute Resolution: Goals for Justice & Trade – Part 5Recorded Webinar65 Minutes On May 8, 2015, Fordham Law School and the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association brought together some of the world’s leaders in resolving conflic... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementGetting It Right - Secrets to Writing Better Construction AwardsRecorded Webinar60 Minutes Arbitrators sometimes spend more time writing awards than performing any other aspect of their job, so it makes sense that great care should be exercised in crafting t... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary Programs,MediationLitigant Psychology - Surprising Findings of an Empirical StudyRecorded Webinar45 Minutes What do parties really think about dispute resolution procedures such as judge trials, jury trials, arbitration, mediation and negotiation? Do they prefer judge trials... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementPanel Dynamics - Staying On Course When Things Don’t Go As PlannedRecorded Webinar90 Minutes Any dispute resolution professional knows that there are dynamics unique to arbitrators working together on arbitration panels. These dynamics often set the tone for t... 
Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementSocial Media and Ethics - Should Labor Arbitrators and Advocates Ever Be “Friends?Recorded Webinar90 Minutes Social media has been thoroughly integrated into the fabric of everyday life, including many aspects of conflict resolution. Arbitrators, advocates and their clients n... 
Arbitration  Employment Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsThe ABCs of Drafting Arbitration Clauses in Individually Negotiated Employment ContractsRecorded Webinar90 Minutes A parachute, if it is packed properly, can be a life-saver. On the other hand, a poorly packed parachute will most likely lead to a real disaster.  This same example c... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementResolving Complex Business Disputes - Is the Promise of Arbitration Illusory?Recorded Webinar90 Minutes It is never an easy task for a general counsel to decide on the best forum to resolve a complex business dispute.  Factors such as cost, time, and other process-relate... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe “Eyes” Have It - Optimizing Your Use of Demonstrative Evidence in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes There is little doubt that the use of visual aids results in a more effective presentation. In the arbitral forum, such demonstrative evidence clarifies admissible evi... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationUsing Guided Choice to Increase Satisfaction with the Value of MediatorsRecorded Webinar102 Minutes Obtaining a positive result in mediation is important. Getting there in an efficient and expedited fashion is just as important to the business parties for whom effec... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementTop Techniques for Improving Arbitration Case Management Efficiency Before and During the HearingRecorded Webinar60 Minutes There is a wide range of creative new approaches to improving arbitration case management efficiency, including “hot tubbing” the experts, witness panels, “final offer... 
Arbitration  Labor Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementSurviving Your First Labor Arbitration - Tips for the New AdvocateRecorded Webinar90 Minutes You are about to act as advocate at your first labor arbitration hearing. The stakes are high, both for you and for your client. What must you know and how should you ... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsThe Rise of Modern Arbitration Laws in AmericaRecorded Webinar60 Minutes This recorded presentation offers valuable insight into why America's arbitration laws changed dramatically in the 1920's and the importance these laws had on the enfo... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary Programs,MediationNeutral Selection for the Large Arbitration Case: Tips From the Front LineRecorded Webinar146 Minutes This 146-minute recorded webinar addresses the selection of arbitrators and mediators for large cases.  This highly detailed presentation, conducted by two very knowl... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary Programs,MediationNeutral Selection for Regular Track Cases: Tips From the Front LineRecorded Webinar55 Minutes This 55-minute recorded webinar addresses the selection of arbitrators and mediators for Regular Track cases.  This presentation, conducted by two very knowledgeable a... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementNavigating the Evidence & Discovery Roadmap in Arbitration Recorded Webinar90 Minutes Arbitration is less formal than litigation, and arbitrators are not required to follow the rules of evidence. At the same time, many of the rules of evidence are groun... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationConvening the Mediation - What Can and Should Mediators Do When All Parties Haven't Yet Agreed to Mediate?Recorded Webinar90 Minutes Convening a mediation before there is an official agreement among all parties to mediate can be fraught with traps for the unwary. Confidentiality, neutrality, volunta... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationImpasse: Mediating in the Red ZoneRecorded Webinar90 Minutes As in a football game, even when you’ve advanced the ball with relative ease, there comes a point in every mediation where neither can side can or will make another mo... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsAdministered vs. Ad Hoc Arbitration - Which Should You Choose?Recorded Webinar60 Minutes Counsel who lack a thorough understanding of arbitration are often unwilling to trust the process and may be inclined to resort to the “comfort zone” of litigation. Ef... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Ethics of e-Discovery in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar80 Minutes It’s a whole new ballgame when it comes to discovery in the digital age. Issues arising out of the preservation, collection, review, production and use of electronical... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe “How To” of Presenting Damages in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes It may seem obvious that damages are a critical component of any arbitration. Yet, preparations to prove, resist, or mitigate damages often languish until the eve of t... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementDispute Resolution 2.0 Non-Traditional Options for Avoiding and Resolving Construction DisputesRecorded Webinar75 Minutes When alternative dispute resolution is being considered, the two processes that immediately come to mind are mediation and arbitration. There are, however, additional ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsDrafting Arbitration Clauses - The Basics and BeyondRecorded Webinar45 Minutes The value of a well-written, customized arbitration clause cannot be overestimated, especially in light of the courts’ continued enforcement of arbitration agreements ... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationHow to Increase Your Chances of Reaching A Successful Mediation Settlement AgreementRecorded Webinar75 Minutes Ironically, settlement agreements resulting from mediation—a process designed to prevent or end litigation—can sometimes become the subject of litigation themselves. ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementArbitrator Subpoenas - Are They Worth the Paper They're Printed On? Recorded Webinar75 Minutes Under many arbitration statutes, the arbitrator can issue subpoenas either at the request of a party or independently. There are, however, numerous challenges, frustra... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementEthical Considerations For Arbitrators, Mediators and AdvocatesRecorded Webinar60 Minutes The use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in any of its forms can present a range of ethical issues to counsel, mediators and arbitrators. ADR has become an esta... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsIntroducing Documentary Evidence in ArbitrationsRecorded Webinar80 Minutes The ground rules pertaining to evidence in arbitration can be unexpected for those not familiar with the arbitral environment, and while arbitration is less formal tha... 
Arbitration  International Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsThe ICDR’s International Arbitration Rules - Assessing the Impact of the 2014 AmendmentsRecorded Webinar60 Minutes The International Centre for Dispute Resolution was launched in 1996 as the international arm of the American Arbitration Association and provides administrative servi... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe New Emergency Relief Arbitration Rules: The Death Knell for Court-Ordered Injunctions Pending Arbitration?Recorded Webinar60 Minutes The past two years have seen the development and promulgation of rules by arbitral institutions allowing parties to seek emergency relief – the equivalent of a tempora... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationMaster Techniques For Counsel Mediating and Arbitrating the Large Complex Intellectual Property CaseRecorded Webinar90 Minutes Savvy businesses, IP rights holders and their legal counsel increasingly want their IP disputes resolved quickly, efficiently, economically, privately and rationally. ... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementResolving Accountable Care Organization Disputes - What Lawyers Need to Know Recorded Webinar90 Minutes Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) are a fact of medical practice and will remain a central delivery mechanism for healthcare in the future. Galvanized by Affordabl... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Role of Fairness & Justice in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes   Matters resolved through alternative dispute resolution (ADR) have moved well beyond commercial disputes involving parties of equal resources, shared values and com... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementThe Nuts and Bolts of an Arbitration Hearing - Procedure, Evidence and Practicalities Recorded Webinar80 Minutes Arbitration hearings can be much more flexible than a trial in court. Experienced arbitrators and advocates know that the arbitration hearing often can be tailored to ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementBest Practices In Commercial ArbitrationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes As an advocate, you want to present the strongest case before an arbitrator that you possibly can for your client. You might be surprised, however, at the mistakes tha... 
Arbitration  Complimentary ProgramsRecommendations and Observations from a Lifetime in ArbitrationRecorded Webinar50 Minutes In this 50-minute complimentary recorded webinar Arbitrator Norman Ashton Klinger shares a variety of valuable insights from his more than 40 years of experience as a ... 
Mediation  Complimentary Programs,MediationMediation Advocacy: How to Get the Most Out of Your Next MediationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes Too many litigators fail to understand that effective mediation advocacy is not the same as zealous litigation advocacy.  In this focused, 60-minute recorded webinar f... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsThe Preliminary Hearing Recorded Webinar35 Minutes  The Preliminary Hearing can be used to position the management of a case on an efficient, economical and effective path. Attorneys representing clients in arbitration... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsThe Arbitration Hearing: What to ExpectRecorded Webinar50 Minutes As a litigator/trial lawyer, your skill set is geared to handling a lawsuit in court. Arbitration is another matter entirely. Sure, thorough preparation is one part o... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementClarity in Award Writing Recorded Webinar60 Minutes Reasoned awards have become the standard rather than the exception in arbitration. One result is that, increasingly, advocates may use reasoned awards to try to vacate... 
Arbitration  Construction Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementConsolidation and Joinder In Construction Arbitration - Ignorance Is Not BlissRecorded Webinar90 Minutes This 90-minute recorded webinar examines the new rules for consolidation and joinder, what constitutes appropriate use, and how arbitrators should respond to inappropr... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementProtecting Your Award from Appellate ChallengeRecorded Webinar60 Minutes By agreeing to arbitrate a dispute, parties have elected to accept an expedited process with a very limited basis on which to overturn an award on appeal. This, of cou... 
Mediation  Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationMediation Preparation Techniques for the Litigator Recorded Webinar60 Minutes Mediation is not litigation. It is the polar opposite of adversarial as a process and offers the opportunity for resolution based on collaboration, common ground, and ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementParty-Appointed Arbitrators - Dealing with the Presumption of Partisanship Recorded Webinar60 Minutes Party-appointed arbitrators traditionally have been perceived as partisans for the party that appoints them. This presumption of bias, which is still recognized by man... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationBest Practices for Counsel: Mediating and Arbitrating The Complex Commercial CaseRecorded Webinar60 Minutes Large complex commercial disputes often involve multiple parties and contracts, intensive and complicated factual scenarios, and high financial stakes (usually in exce... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementVacatur and Enforcement of Arbitration Awards Recorded Webinar60 Minutes A party who is dissatisfied with the result of an arbitration proceeding will sometimes seek to have a court “vacate” or set aside the award. What can you do to reduce... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsArbitration of Disputes in Government Contracting Recorded Webinar75 Minutes Private companies that contract with each other to pursue or perform government contracts are hardly immune from encountering disagreements among themselves. Much like... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhat’s In and What’s Out - Recent Developments In Arbitral JurisdictionRecorded Webinar90 Minutes This 90-minute recorded webinar provides an in-depth look at the latest developments in arbitral jurisdiction, an area that frequently undergoes change and can cause c... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhat Advocates Can Learn From Walking in an Arbitrator’s ShoesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes Too often advocates do not properly consider how they are perceived by the arbitrator or give proper thought to the effectiveness of the tools they are providing to as... 
Arbitration  International Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsRecent Rule Changes in International ArbitrationRecorded Webinar60 Minutes A number of international arbitration institutions have issued revised rules in recent years.  The International Centre for Dispute Resolution (the international divis... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Complimentary Programs,MediationGetting Started in ADR: A How To for Women AttorneysRecorded Webinar60 Minutes This 60-minute recorded roundtable discussion addresses the importance of diversity in the field of ADR featuring AAA/ICDR arbitrators Maureen Beyers, Melinda Jayson a... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementAddressing the Challenges of Demanding Arbitrations: Part 1 ~ The Pre-Hearing LandscapeRecorded Webinar110 Minutes Arbitration can be a quick, efficient, fair and cost-effective process for the final resolution of almost any dispute. However, roadblocks to accessing arbitration’s ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsMotion Practice Under AAA Rules: What You Need to KnowRecorded Webinar60 Minutes Dispositive motions in arbitration may be just as appropriate—and may be just as beneficial from a time and cost standpoint--as those made in court. Yet, there remains... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Complimentary ProgramsOut of Sight, Out of Mind - What You Need to Know about Preventing and Arbitrating Business-to-Business (“B2B”) Data BreachesRecorded Webinar90 Minutes Data breaches are now a fact of life.  Almost everyone is familiar with breaches that occur when someone gains unauthorized access to consumer data held by a business ... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. Requirement,MediationInter-Cultural Competencies: Critical to Resolving Multi-Cultural DisputesRecorded Webinar60 Minutes For the dispute resolution professional, acquiring inter-cultural skills is critical in today’s global business environment to effectively resolve proliferating cross-... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementKeeping It Real - How Arbitrators Handle Witness CredibilityRecorded Webinar60 MinutesEvery advocate wants to present a winning case in arbitration. Not surprisingly, witness testimony and credibility can mean the difference between winning and losing. Kn... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementAddressing the Challenges of Demanding Arbitrations: Part 2 ~ The Hearing Phase, the Award, and BeyondRecorded Webinar90 MinutesArbitration can be a quick, efficient, fair and cost-effective process for the final resolution of almost any dispute. However, roadblocks to accessing arbitration’s ple... 
Mediation & Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,MediationTen Essential Tips to Succeed in ADRRecorded Webinar80 MinutesWith ever-increasing court delays and litigation costs, clients require their lawyers to be familiar with cutting-edge developments in the ADR field as well as adept at ... 
Arbitration  Commercial Arbitration,Construction Arbitration,Employment Arbitration,Satisfies A.C.E. RequirementWhen Experts Come From Different Planets - Tips for Maximizing the Value of ExpertsRecorded Webinar60 Minutes Expert testimony is a necessary part of many arbitrations that involve technical subject matter or complex economics and accounting. Parties and their advocates may pus... 
Arbitration  Commercial ArbitrationADR Involving Intellectual Property IssuesRecorded Webinar90 MinutesOver the years, alternative dispute resolution procedures have been increasingly used to address disputes involving intellectual property assets. In this presentation, m... 
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