September 14, 2020

On September 14, please join ILS Section sponsor JAMS and the USC Gould School of Law for their Zoom Webinar on “Global Construction Dispute Resolution Update – 2020,” starting at 10:00 a.m. Eastern and co-sponsored by the American Bar Association International Law Section and Dispute Resolution Section, the Miami International Arbitration Society, the New York International Arbitration Center, Arbitral Women, and the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration (ACICA). The panel, formed by Sam Moss, Counsel at LALIVE in Geneva, Switzerland; Caroline Swartz-Zern, Senior Associate-Allens/Counsel for ACICA in Melbourne, Australia; Nathan O’Malley, Partner at Musick Peeler in Los Angeles; Adriana Braghetta, Independend Arbitrator in Sao Paulo, Brazil; and James Dierking, Assistant General Counsel for Fluor in Orange County, US; and moderated by John Hinchey, Arbitrator and Mediator at JAMS’ Atlanta’s office, will discuss how, despite the evolving COVID-19 pandemic and coinciding socio-economic upheavals, the global construction and engineering industry continues to thrive. The panel will review the most significant dispute resolution developments in the engineering and construction industry, with perspective from several corners of the globe, including Australia, North and South America, Europe and the wider MENA region. To register for the Webinar, please follow this link.
September 16, 2020
On September 16, please join ILS Past Chair Peter Quinter and the European American Chamber of Commerce for their Webinar on “Trade Disputes, Steel, Bags & Wine: How the US Tariffs are Impacting Transatlantic Trade,” starting at 11:00 a.m. The panel, formed by Francisco Javier Garzon Morales, Trade Commissioner for the Trade Commission of Spain in Miami; Laura Siegel Rabinowitz, Shareholder at Greenberg Traurig; Lynn Usdan, Senior Vice President, Ethics and Compliance/Corporate Affairs at LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Inc.; and Peter Quinter, Shareholder at GrayRobinson, will analyze how the recent tariffs imposed by the United States have impacted trade between the United States and the European Union, how affected industries and companies are handling this, and what impact these duties are having on trade into Florida and as a trade hub into Latin America. To register, please follow this link.
September 24, 2020
On September 24, please join The Government Lawyer Section of The Florida Bar for a Zoom Webinar titled “Potential Pitfalls in International Cases,” starting at 12:00 noon. The panel, formed by the Honorable Michael C. Baggé-Hernández, County Court Judge for Hillsborough County; LCDR Rebecca Castaneda, USCGR, of Castaneda Law Firm; Brad Russell, Foley & Lardner LLP, Jacksonville, Florida; and Charles R. Walsh, Resident Legal Advisor, U.S. Embassy, San Salvador, El Salvador. To register, please follow this link.