An interesting panel on international mediation will be held at the Florida Bar Convention in Orlando, on June 14 at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek, Florida Ballroom G, from 4:00 – 5:30. The panel will discuss the Singapore Convention. See details below.
What is the Singapore Convention and What Could This Mean for Your International Arbitration Practice
UNCITRAL is moving forward with a Convention and Model Law for the international recognition of mediated settlement-agreements. Most of your multi-national clients are already mediating their domestic litigation. What is their perspective on the mediation of cross border disputes and how can you adjust your practice to meet your client’s needs in this new environment. Join us to hear from experts on the Singapore Convention as well as in house counsel to discuss this significant development in cross border dispute resolution.
Effie Silva, Partner, Duane Morris, Moderator
Sonia Zeledon, Regional Counsel-Americas, Business Integrity Group at Nokia Corporation
Leon Skornicki, Legal Counsel, Visa, Inc.
Stacie L. Strong, Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law, University of Missouri
Timothy Schnabel, Attorney Advisor, U.S. Department of State