8th Annual Arbitration Institute '14

Recorded June 8, 2014

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, Program Co-Chair, John Sherrill Dispute Resolution Resources; American Arbitration Association, Atlanta

F. Carlton King, Jr., Program Co-Chair, Ford & Harrison, LLP, Atlanta

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

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. 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