Arbitration and ADR
Reviews current developments in arbitration and mediation in the United States and abroad; analyzes the effect of domestic legislation and international law on arbitration practice; encourages increased utilization of alternative dispute resolution methods in maritime contexts; has proposed mediation guidelines; maintains a close relationship with the Society of Maritime Arbitrators and other arbitral organizations.
Chair: CHRISTOPHER R. NOLAN
Secretary: LINDSAY A. SAKAL
Board Liaison: BRIAN P.R. EISENHOWER
YLC Liaison: IFIGENEIA XANTHOPOULOU
MLA President: DAVID J. FARRELL, JR.
MLA First Vice-President: BARBARA L. HOLLAND
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I hope you, your families and colleagues are faring as well as can be in these challenging times.
As you know, the MLA’s leadership has canceled all activities that had been scheduled for the Association’s annual Spring meeting in New York for late April/early May. However, because the work of the individual committees is…[Read more]
Dear Colleagues — we have a very informative committee meeting set for this Thursday, October 18, 2018, from 11 am to Noon at the offices of Holland & Knight (31 W.52nd St.). Please consider attending as the presenters (Dave Martowski, Louis Epstein and Chris Nolan) are covering an array of topics that will undoubtedly be of interest and useful…[Read more]
Dear Committee Members:
Fordham Law School is hosting its 13th Annual International Arbitration and Mediation Conference in NYC on November 2, 2018. The Conference will focus on key issues in international commercial and treaty arbitrations. The full Fordham program and registration is available at Law.fordham.edu/ciam2018.
Join K&L Gates for a Fall Soiree:
Saving Time and Cost with Early Dismissal of Claims and Defenses? A New York Perspective
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 | 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Early granting or dismissal of claims and defenses has long been avoided in the context of international arbitration. Has international arbitration started to shift and b…[Read more]
Dear Committee Members:
Fordham Law School is hosting its 12th Annual Fordham International Arbitration Conference in New York City on November 17. For those who are interested, the website is the following: law.fordham.edu/arbitration.