International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution Trends: What to Expect in 2016 and Beyond
The internationalization and continuous growth of the global economy strengthened and steered the rapid evolution of international arbitration over the years. Numerous factors such as the incessant upsurge of multi-jurisdictional transaction, which has triggered an increase in the number of disputes and the participation of developing economies in transactions, which led to a more complex and indecisive dispute management, have remodeled the framework of international arbitration and dispute resolution. Implementing a robust and effective dispute resolution, which is patterned in the context of globalized international industry is highly necessary for companies to avoid future legal risks.
In a two-hour LIVE Webcast, a remarkable panel of thought leaders and professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will provide the audience with the most important aspects of International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution. Speakers will offer the audience with the fundamentals as well as updates regarding this significant topic. The panel will also present their expert thoughts and best practices in adopting to the latest trends in International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution.
Key topics include:
- International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution - An Overview
- Legislation and Practice
- Dispute Management and Resolution
- Ethics in International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution
- Up-to-the-minute Regulatory Developments
Ricardo A. Gonzalez, Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
- An overview/survey of the rules – similarities and differences
- The drafting of the arbitration agreement
- Increasing trend of perception on harmony among the rules - but in fact it may not be the case
Frederick S. Gold, Partner
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
- Discussion of strategy and tactics for international arbitration in general with a US audience in mind
James M. Susag, Shareholder
Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren Ltd.
- Differences between domestic and International arbitration
- In an international setting you need to have a grasp on how differences will play out
- The need to pre-plan
- Working with transactional attorneys
Jenelle E. La Chuisa, Attorney/Founder
LA CHUISA LAW
- Ethical issues
- Different developments in international arbitration
- Foreign attorneys and Florida and rules that apply there
Who Should Attend:
- Corporate Attorneys
- International Arbitrators
- Legal Counsel
- Cross-Border Litigation Attorneys
- Legal Adviser
- Dispute Resolution Mediators
- Other related/interested Professionals and Organizations
Ricardo A. Gonzalez is a Litigation Shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Miami office. He concentrates his practice on commercial litigation and alternative dispute resolution. Rick represents clients in state and federal courts and before domestic and international alternative dispute resolution tribunals in matters involving fraud, negligence, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, unfair and deceptive trade practices, securities fraud, business torts, and the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) Act. As part of his international alternative dispute resolution practice, Rick counsels clients on crafting contractual dispute resolution clauses and selecting among alternative dispute resolution strategies. He also is well versed in developing and executing litigation strategies based on sovereign immunity, jurisdictional limitations, forum non conveniens, conflict of laws, and international service of process and discovery issues. To view Ricardo A. Gonzalez’s full professional biography, please visit www.gtlaw.com/People.
Ricardo A. Gonzalez is a Litigation Shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Miami office. He concentrates his practice on commercial litigation and …
Frederick S. Gold is a partner with Shipman & Goodwin LLP and Chair of the firm’s Corporate and Financial Litigation practice. Mr. Gold practices in the area of complex business litigation, with an emphasis on financial services clients and intellectual property matters. He has extensive trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts and in private arbitrations and mediations. In addition, he has represented clients in domestic and international arbitrations, under the rules of the American Arbitration Association, JAMS, the London Court of International Arbitration, the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law, and the International Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Gold is Former Chair of the Litigation Section of the Connecticut Bar Association. Since 1996, he has been an adjunct member of the faculty at Yale Law School, where he has taught Trial Practice and Civil Litigation Practice.
Frederick S. Gold is a partner with Shipman & Goodwin LLP and Chair of the firm’s Corporate and Financial Litigation …
James M. Susag is a shareholder and trial lawyer with Larkin Hoffman in Minneapolis. His trial practice focuses on franchise and dealer disputes. Mr. Susag has extensive first-chair trial experience, representing clients in numerous jury and court trials, arbitrations, administrative proceedings and appeals. Some of his recent successes include enforcement of franchise and dealer agreements in Federal District Courts in California, Illinois, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Wisconsin, and in domestic and international arbitration. He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Forum on Franchising and the International Franchise Association. He has been named a “Super Lawyer” (and before that a “Rising Star”) every year since 2002, a “Best Lawyer in America”, a “Best Lawyer in Minnesota” by Minnesota Monthly magazine, and a “Very Best U.S. Attorneys in Franchising” and “Franchise Legal Eagle” by Franchise Times. Mr. Susag is a summa cum laude graduate of William Mitchell College of Law and a summa cum laude graduate of the University of St. Thomas.
James M. Susag is a shareholder and trial lawyer with Larkin Hoffman in Minneapolis. His trial practice focuses on franchise …
Jenelle E. La Chuisa is the Founder of La Chuisa Law and of counsel to Astigarraga Davis Mullins & Grossman, P.A. She focuses her practice on resolving international and domestic business disputes in state and federal courts and arbitration. She has extensive experience representing U.S. and foreign companies in a variety of contract and business tort disputes.
La Chuisa has participated in arbitrations before the International Chamber of Commerce, the International Centre for Dispute Resolution, and the American Arbitration Association (AAA). She serves as a AAA commercial arbitrator and is qualified by the Florida Supreme Court to serve as a court-appointed arbitrator. La Chuisa was recognized as a “Rising Star” in Florida Super Lawyers Magazine and a Florida Legal Elite “Up and Comer.” She is the President of the Women’s Chamber of Commerce of Miami-Dade County.
Jenelle E. La Chuisa is the Founder of La Chuisa Law and of counsel to Astigarraga Davis Mullins & Grossman, …
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About Greenberg Traurig, P.A.
Greenberg Traurig is an international law firm with approximately 1900 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in 38 offices in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Greenberg Traurig provides integrated, business-focused legal services for clients ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to innovative start-ups. Greenberg Traurig’s Litigation and International Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice comprises more than 600 litigators across a global platform. The exceptionally broad practice serves both domestic and international clients in the following areas: antitrust and competition, appellate, commercial litigation, class actions, construction, eDiscovery and eRetention, environmental, FCPA and global anti-corruption, fiduciary litigation, financial services, IP litigation, international dispute resolution, labor and employment, media and entertainment, products liability including pharmaceutical and medical device and health care litigation, real estate litigation, securities and shareholder litigation, technology, trial practice, and white collar criminal defense. For additional information about Greenberg Traurig, please visit www.gtlaw.com.
About Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Shipman & Goodwin LLP is a full-service law firm more than 170 attorneys and is recognized for its depth of knowledge and experience in a number of key industry sectors, including financial services, real estate development, manufacturing, information technology, telecommunications, emerging and middle market companies, health care and education. Founded in 1919, the firm has offices in Connecticut and Washington, D.C. and represents businesses, institutions, non-profit organizations, individuals and government entities throughout Connecticut, New England, nationally and internationally.
About Larkin Hoffman Daly & Lindgren Ltd.
Larkin Hoffman, founded in 1958, is one of the largest full-service business law firms in Minnesota with over 20 areas of practice and more than 75 attorneys. The firm provides counsel to a wide variety of organizations, from small businesses and nonprofits to Fortune 500 companies, in many areas of practice including corporate and governance matters, litigation, real estate, government relations, labor and employment, intellectual property, information technology, franchising and taxation. The firm also serves the needs of individuals in many areas including trusts and estates and family law.
About LA CHUISA LAW
LA CHUISA LAW: AN INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS LAW FIRM COMMITTED TO YOUR SUCCESS.
La Chuisa Law focuses on resolving international and domestic business disputes on behalf of small to medium sized companies and individuals in both litigation and arbitration. La Chuisa Law also provides corporate services to entrepreneurs, start-up companies, and small business owners, including corporate formation and contract review and preparation. The firm’s practice areas include business and contract disputes, insurance coverage disputes, enforcement of foreign judgments and arbitration awards, appeals, litigation support, and small business legal services.