Education Services

Successful Labor Arbitration Techniques 2019

Session ID: ED5319003O

Successful Labor Arbitration Techniques 2019

 

  • Start Date

    November 15, 2019 8:00 AM (EST)
  • End Date

    November 15, 2019 4:30 PM
  • Duration

    8.5 hours
Registration Closed
Registration Status: CLOSED

Registration for this program closes on November 14, 2019 5:00 PM

Registration Fee
Price (USD)
General $225.00

Refund Policy

Refunds (less a $25 processing fee) are available if a written cancellation request is received no later than 10 business days before the start of the program. Substitution of attendees can be made at any time.

Location
Format

Tropicana Atlantic City
2831 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ  08401

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Classroom

Recommended Lodging:

Tropicana Atlantic City
2831 Boardwalk
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

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Faculty and Summary

Join your colleagues as leading advocates and arbitrators gather for a program filled with the lessons needed for successful outcomes in the grievance and arbitration process.

HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:
Latest developments in labor law
Ethical dilemmas confronting advocates and arbitrators
Ask the Arbitrators format

The program will also feature a half-day live action mock arbitration session, filled with commentary on complex procedural and substantive issues that often arise at an arbitration hearing.

Course Planners:
Margaret Brogan, Homer La Rue, Andrew Strongin, and Walt De Treux

 

SESSIONS:

Labor Law and Arbitration Update
Ralph Colflesh, Arbitrator, NAA
Steve Holroyd, JENNINGS SIGMOND
Meredith Dante, BALLARD SPAHR, LLP

Ask the Arbitrators
Walt De Treux, Moderator, NAA
Dean Burrell, Samantha Tower, Sarah Miller Espinosa, Lisa Charles, NAA -- Arbitrators

Ask the Advocates
Margie Brogan, Moderator, NAA
Gwynne Wilcox, LEVY RATNER, P.C.
Cassie Ehrenberg, CLEARY JOSEM & TRIGIANI, LLP
Gary Tocci, JACKSON LEWIS
Ellis Katz, SWEET STEVENS KATZ & WILLIAMS, LLP

Ethical Issues Before, During and After the Hearing
Homer La Rue, Moderator, NAA
John DiNome, AMERICAN ACADEMIC HEALTH SYSTEM
Amy Rosenberger, WILLIG WILLIAMS & DAVIDSON
Rob Barron and Rosemary Pye, Arbitrators

Marijuana in the Workplace
Andrew Strongin, Moderator, NAA
Dan Johns, COZEN O’CONNOR
Mark Belland, O’BRIEN, BELLAND & BUSHINSKY, LLP
Lindsey Maxwell II, Director of the Office of Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining for the District of Columbia
Mary Theresa Metzler and John Woods, Arbitrators

Problem Witnesses, Problem Advocates, Problem Arbitrators
Scott Buchheit, Moderator, NAA
Annemarie Dwyer, PSEA, LEGAL DIVISION
Diane Hauser, PAISNER LITVIN
Tom Leonard and Keith Greenberg (NAA), Arbitrators

 

Who Should Attend?

Arbitrators, labor and management representatives including union representatives, human resources professionals, attorneys, shop stewards, business agents and individuals who assist advocates in the preparation and presentation of evidence for labor arbitration cases will find the information in this program invaluable.

 

AAA EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
As part of its long-standing, ongoing educational mission, the American Arbitration Association grants a limited number of scholarships that cover the cost of educational program registration. Scholarship eligibility is limited to students, government workers, retired professionals, arbitrators/mediators who are no longer active on the AAA roster, and others as may be determined by the AAA. To request a registration fee scholarship, please send an email to Scholarships@adr.org. Include your current position and affiliation, and a brief description of the basis for your registration fee scholarship request. The American Arbitration Association reserves the right to grant or deny any request based on the information provided by the requesting individual and available space in the program.

If you are an AAA Panelist please note this program does not satisfy your annual Arbitrator Continuing Education requirement.

CLE Information:

West LegalEdcenter is procuring continuing legal education (CLE) credits on behalf of American Arbitration Association. CLE credit is offered for this program in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Credit amounts vary by attendance verification and jurisdictional rules and cannot be confirmed in advance of the program.

Questions?

Please contact Maggie Lalowski at or 212-484-3283.