The CPR DateBook
the CPR
Date
Book
October 14, 2015

Welcome to the "CPR Datebook." Every week, we provide you with details on CPR's upcoming events, in one place, for easier planning purposes. These mailings will also contain helpful tips, highlights and links to breaking CPR news and initiatives, as well as CPR resources you may want to explore or revisit. CPR is always hard at work to provide information and other tools to help you advance your dispute resolution goals.To print the DateBook, first open it in your browser here.
 
Join us on October 22nd from 12:30 to 2:00 as the CPR Construction Committee presents a special FREE online event, on "How to Deal with the Insurer in the Arbitration and Mediation Process." CPR Committee meetings are normally for CPR members only, so don't miss out on this opportunity! For more information and to register, click HERE.
 

CPR REGIONAL MEETING
Anheuser-Busch InBev Corporate Offices
St. Louis, MO

NOVEMBER 6, 2015
9:00 am – 5:30 pm

CPR presents:  "Science for Artful Client Counseling Under Conditions of Complexity, High Stakes, Uncertainty & Unwelcome Realities." Join us for this one-day, hands-on workshop designed to enhance the inside and outside counsel partnership in thought dispute resolution. For more information and to register, click here

 

LAST DAY TO REGISTER FOR THIS
FREE WEBINAR:


"BUSINESS MEDIATION CHALLENGES
AND MULTIPARTY TECHNIQUES"

October 15, 2015, 12:00 to 1:30 EDT
Hosted live at Jenner & Block
919 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10022
(and available online)

For panelist bios and additional information, click here. To register, please contact Henrik Hector at hhector@cpradr.org.

 

CPR BASIC MEDIATOR TRAINING

January 7-8, 2016
9:30am - 6:00pm
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
666 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10103-3198

This two-day program prepares lawyers to act as effective mediators. This course delineates the range of skills required of successful mediators, offers proven practical techniques, addresses ethics issues and considers innovative ways to overcome impasse. A ratio of 12 potential mediators to one trainer is maintained in this intensive workshop - spaces are limited. Cost: $1750 CPR members, $1950 non-members

CLE: 15.5 NY CLE Credits

For more information click here. To register, please email Charlene Warner at cwarner@cpradr.org with your name, organization, and the date of the event.

 
Registration for CPR's 2016 Annual Meeting in New Orleans, February 16-18, 2016 is now open. For more information and "early bird" registration rates, click HERE
 
On October 29, 2015, CPR President & CEO Noah Hanft will be speaking on the panel, "Can I Sue? Your Policy May Not Allow It," reviewing dispute resolution mechanisms for insurance professionals, at the 19th Annual Anderson Kill Policyholder Advisor ConferenceThe conference theme is "Maximizing Your Insurance Recovery" and will be held at Anderson Kill in New York, NY.
 
 
2015 Corporate Leadership Award Dinner
 
Join us on November 18 in a stunning venue, dining under the whale at the American Museum of Natural History, in honor of 3M Company and Ivan K. Fong, Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs & General Counsel. More about the 2015 Corporate Leadership Award Dinner here

NOTE: CLA Dinner attendees are invited to attend a special November 19 Banking & Financial Services Committee lunch presentation by Ken Feinberg, former Special Master of the U.S. government's September 11th Victim Compensation Fund, and Special Master for TARP Executive Compensation. Mr. Feinberg will present  on "My Role as the Treasury's 'Pay Czar'; Using Effective Mediation to Resolve Compensation Disputes." SPACE IS EXTREMELY LIMITED. For more information and to register, click here to visit our website.
 
ANNOUNCING:
NEW CPR MEMBER BENEFIT 

15% DISCOUNT 

OFF OF SELECT NEUTRAL FEES
EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY.
PREDICTABLE, LOW COST.
 
CPR RULES EVENT
Join CPR and
Norton Rose Fulbright on Tuesday, November 3 (8-9:30 am) in Houston, Texas

for an in-depth discussion of

CPR's RULES FOR ADMINISTERED ARBITRATION OF INTERNATIONAL DISPUTES. 
For more information and to register click HERE.
 

SAVE THE DATE

Upcoming events from CPR and our collaborative dispute resolution community:

Olivier P. André will speak at the New York State Bar Association International Section Seasonal Meeting 2015/ October 16, Sao Paulo, Brazil
 
CPR Construction Webinar - October 22, 2015 - "How to Deal with the Insurer in the Arbitration and Mediation Process"
 
CPR will be co-sponsoring Managing Conflict 4.0: A New Wave of Opportunities for Businesses Around the Globe, with Noah Hanft presenting/ November 9-10, 2015 at Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA

VI Camera Arbitrale Milano (CAM) Annual Conference: Milan/ November 27

 

NEWS & DEVELOPMENTS

BREAKING NEWS: CPR and CIESP/FIESP Sign Pledge Mutual Recognition Agreement (Press Release)

From CPR Speaks, a new blog post, on a Senate request that financing companies provide information on funding of lawsuits & arbitrations

CDR mentions CPR's new Flat Fee Mediation Program in "Immediate Action"

InsideCounsel publishes "Online Dispute Resolution and the Future of the Law" by Beth Trent and Colin Rule

CPR Speaks publishes "ADR Around the World: Taiwan"
 
CPR Speaks publishes "THE NEUTRAL’S NOTEPAD: Writing an Award that Withstands the Scrutiny of the Parties and the Courts"

CPR's upcoming Corporate Leadership Award is featured in "Three cheers for 3M" from CDR

Olivier P. André publishes "Screened Selection In Party-Appointed Arbitrations" in Law360

CPR Speaks publishes "Interview: Users Respond to CPR’s New International Rules – Most surprising and valued reported features"

CPR Speaks publishes "ADR Around the World: Taiwan"

CPR Speaks publishes "ADR Around the World: Mexico"

Corporate Counsel features CPR's Flat Fee Mediation Program in "AFA for ADR: a New Flat-Fee Mediation Program" (subscription).
 
 


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