Virtual Hot Tubbing – Panel-Appointed Experts: Arbitrators Debate, You Decide

The handling of experts in arbitrations can be challenging. World-class neutrals in the high technology area will discuss two hot issues in the use of experts – the use of “hot tubbing” and whether to rely on tribunal appointed experts. The presentation, taking place during New York Arbitration Week, will consist of two lively debates […]

Engrossing Discussion at First Annual Law Firm Roundtable

  On October 26, 2017, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, PC, hosted SVAMC’s first Law Firm Roundtable:  A gathering of 13 senior lawyers from ten of Silicon Valley’s major firms, co-sponsored by the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (“CPR”).  Chris Compton moderated the program, joined by SVAMC’s Chairman Gary Benton, CEO Les Schiefelbein […]

Dispute in Space–Arbitrate!

Google’s Street View has taken flight with a new feature that allows users the feeling of being in outer space. Street View is a technology feature in Google Maps and Google Earth that functions as an interactive virtual map. Street View displays panoramas across all seven continents and in late July introduced a new location […]