Just out in Landslide Magazine: “A Dozen Tips for Technology-Related Mediations and Arbitrations” by SVAMC Tech List Appointees Harrie Samaras and David Allgeyer. November/December 2018 Issue, page 16. In this issue, Harrie and David take up the dozen most important things to bear in mind when mediating or arbitrating technology-related disputes. For even more information on […]
This survey is designed as a tool to learn more about what technologies are being used in the region and how disputes over these can be resolved more quickly, inexpensively and reliably. On October 16, 2018 the SVAMC began distributing this survey to in-house counsel, outside counsel, ADR institutions, business people and academics with an […]
On September 20, 2018, Conna Weiner was honored to participate in a Boston Bar Association panel discussion about the complexities of disputes over earn-outs in life sciences asset purchase agreements. The discussion was entitled “Disputes Over the Back-End Money: The Litigator’s View”.
On August 4, 2018, Harrie Samaras was elected as the Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section of the American Bar Association.
Imagine going to court and being allowed to interview the Judge to be sure he or she is a good fit for your case. Although that scenario doesn’t exist in court, it is a valuable feature of arbitration. One of the underlying principles of arbitration is party autonomy, meaning the parties have the opportunity to […]
Read the latest article by Tech List Appointee Thomas Legler, published by Chambers Global Practice Guides (Switzerland) on Patent Litigation, co-authored with his partner Lorenza Ferrari. Published April, 2018: Chambers & Partners Patent Litigation
In June, SVAMC Tech List Appointee Theo Cheng was named Secretary of The Copyright Society of the USA. The Society (www.csusa.org) was established as a non-profit organization in 1953 and is devoted to copyright law awareness and education. With members both nationwide and regional chapters in over a dozen major U.S. cities, the Society’s mission is […]
HKIAC Secretary General Sarah Grimmer Visits with SVAMC On May 31, SVAMC joined the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) in San Francisco in sponsoring a luncheon program titled Doing Business with China: Why Arbitration Matters? All SVAMC members were invited and many leading Northern California […]
Tech List Appointees David Allgeyer, William Baker and Robert Morrill Have Been Invited to be College of Commercial Arbitrators Fellows Tech List Appointees David Allgeyer, William Baker and Robert Morrill have been invited to join the College of Commercial Arbitrators (“CCA”) as Fellows. The College, comprised of nationally and internationally recognized commercial arbitrators, holds itself […]
SVAMC members and visitors are encouraged to participate. New Zealand International Arbitration Centre SURVEY: Dispute Resolution in the IT sector The purpose of this survey is to gather insights and opinions as to the main causes of misalignment in IT project and services engagements. Click the link above to access the survey.