The Second Annual Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution Conference 2020
International dispute resolution is complex and constantly evolving due to the fast pace of the global economy and technological innovation. The Second Annual Schiefelbein Global Dispute Resolution Conference will convene top lawyers, counsel for global corporations, internationally-recognized arbitrators and mediators, academics, and leaders at arbitration institutions to engage in discussions on timely issues in international dispute resolution. Panel discussion topics are: Cybersecurity in Global Dispute Resolution; Calming the Waters:International Water Dispute Resolution; Innovation in International Arbitration Institutions and Resolving International Sports Disputes.
The conference will take place at Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, January 17, 2020.
Gary Benton is an internationally recognized Arbitrator and Mediator with over thirty years major law firm and in-house experience in US and international business, corporate investment, technology, IP and emerging growth matters. Gary’s technology law career includes extensive experience litigating licensing and IP disputes, managing international legal projects for Fortune 500 technology companies, venture financing Silicon Valley tech startups, handling US and international M&A and IPOs, and serving as General Counsel of an Internet cloud security company serving US national security interests. Gary is the founder and Chairman of the Silicon Valley Arbitration & Mediation Center. He is on the Adjunct Faculty of the Santa Clara University School of Law (and previously the Pepperdine University School of Law) and lectures on US and international arbitration law and practice. He was a partner for many years with the leading international law firms Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP and Coudert Brothers LLP...