February 3, 2021

The Steering Committee of the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations invites all ILS members to attend its General Session for the launch of the Green Protocols, a series of action items to reduce the carbon footprint of the international arbitration community. The General Session, hosted by Jones Day on Wednesday, February 3 at 11:00 a.m. EST, will feature Keynote Speaker, Lucy Greenwood (Greenwood Arbitration), and Speakers Cherine Foty (Jones Day), Christine Falcicchio (Sopra Legal), Maguelonne de Brugiere (Herbert Smith Freehills), Nicola Peart (Three Crowns), Olivier Andre (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer), and Rekha Rangachari (NYIAC), with remarks offered by Linda Hesse (Jones Day). Registration information can be found here.

The Campaign for Greener Arbitrations will also host a series of regional workshops through the month of February. Those interested in participating to the events can contact Christine Falcicchio at christine@sopralegal.com.
February 9, 2021

The Steering Committee of the Campaign for Greener Arbitrations invites all ILS members to attend its General Session for the launch of the Green Protocols, a series of action items to reduce the carbon footprint of the international arbitration community. The General Session, hosted by Jones Day on Wednesday, February 3 at 11:00 a.m. EST, will feature Keynote Speaker, Lucy Greenwood (Greenwood Arbitration), and Speakers Cherine Foty (Jones Day), Christine Falcicchio (Sopra Legal), Maguelonne de Brugiere (Herbert Smith Freehills), Nicola Peart (Three Crowns), Olivier Andre (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer), and Rekha Rangachari (NYIAC), with remarks offered by Linda Hesse (Jones Day). Registration information can be found here.

The Campaign for Greener Arbitrations will also host a series of regional workshops through the month of February. Those interested in participating to the events can contact Christine Falcicchio at christine@sopralegal.com.
February 9, 2021

Please join the International Law Section on February 17, 2021 for its Webinar “H-1B Visas – New Procedures and Policies,” starting at 12:00 p.m. The panel, featuring ILS Past Chair Larry S. RIfkin and Juan Carlos Freire of Rifkin & Fox-Isicoff, P.A., and Elaine Weiss of Weiss & Kahn, P.A., will provide an of the new policies and procedures with regard to successfully preparing and filing H-1B visa petitions. The Webinar will also give the practitioner a practical “how to” guide for case preparation. CLE Credits for Immigration and Nationality Certification available. To register, please follow this link.