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Seminar Number

8825

Registration
Fee:

$155

8th Annual
ARBITRATION INSTITUTE

RECORDED AUGUST 8, 2014

Archived Webcast

CLE Hours:
6 CLE Hours including 1 Ethics Hour, 1 Professionalism Hour and 3 Trial Practice Hours

Co-Sponsor:
Dispute Resolution Section, State Bar of Georgia

Presiding:
John A. Sherrill, Program Co-Chair, John Sherrill Dispute Resolution Resources;
American Arbitration Association, Atlanta
F. Carlton King, Jr., Program Co-Chair, Ford & Harrison, LLP, Atlanta

opening remarks
Joan C. Grafstein, Chair, Dispute Resolution Section, State Bar of Georgia; JAMS, Atlanta
Welcome and Program Overview
John A. Sherrill
F. Carlton King, Jr.
recent developments in arbitration Law
Moderator:
John F. Allgood, Ford & Harrison, LLP, Atlanta

Panelists:
Prof. Peter B. “Bo” Rutledge, University of Georgia, School of Law, Athens
Gregory R. Crochet, Kutak Rock LLP, Atlanta

update on international arbitration in atlanta
Moderator:
Shelby R. Grubbs, Miller & Martin, PLLC, Chattanooga, TN

Panelists:
Valerie Strong Sanders, Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, LLP, Atlanta
Joan C. Grafstein

ETHICS FOR PARTICIPANTS IN ARBITRATION AS COMPARED TO LITIGATION
Moderator:
John A. Sherrill

Panelists:
R. Wayne Thorpe, JAMS, Atlanta
L. Tyrone Holt, The Holt Group, LLC, Denver, CO

PERSPECTIVE FROM THE BENCH AND THE PANEL CHAIR: TWO FORMER TRIAL JUDGES, NOW ACTIVE ARBITRATORS, PRESENT VIEWS ON THE DIFFERENCES IN PRESIDING OVER CASES IN LITIGATION AND ARBITRATION
Hon. M. Gino Brogdon, Sr., Henning Mediation & Arbitration Services, Atlanta
Hon. Frank H. McFadden, Capell & Howard, P.C., Montgomery, AL

PERSPECTIVE FROM THE PROVIDERS’ PERCH: AAA’S AND JAMS’S VIEWS ON THE ADVANTAGES OF ARBITRATION OVER LITIGATION
Moderator:
Ralph B. Levy, JAMS, Atlanta

Panelists:
Linda Beyea, American Arbitration Association, Atlanta
John Bishop, American Arbitration Association, Atlanta
Elizabeth Carter, JAMS, Atlanta
Meghan Koransky, JAMS, Atlanta
THE DIFFERENCES IN ARBITRATION AND LITIGATION FROM THE ADVOCATES’ PERSPECTIVE
Moderator:
Herbert H. “Hal” Gray, III, Ragsdale, Beals, Siegler, Patterson & Gray, LLP, Atlanta

Panelists:
Taylor Tapley Daly, Nelson, Mullins, Riley & Scarborough LLP, Atlanta
Kamy Molavi, Molavi Law, P.C., Atlanta
F. Carlton King