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CLE# 2010-046: Appellate Mediation in the Federal and State Courts

Credits: 2.5 General

Date: Wednesday, July 28, 2010


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Topics:

1:30 p.m.       Introductions

                       Lloyd Miller, Co-Chair, ABA Appellate Law Section

1:32 p.m.       Overview of the Ninth Circuit Mediation Program

                       Judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit history;

                     - success record/statistics;

                     - reactions from Circuit judges/lawyer community;

                     - overview of principal mediators;

                     - war stories

1:50 p.m.       The “Inside Baseball” View of the Ninth Circuit Mediation Program

                       Claudia Bernard, Chief Ninth Circuit Mediator

                     - how it works;

                     - how cases are selected and mediators assigned

                     - panel referrals

                     - how cases are worked up and parties contacted, etc.

                     - qualities/training of mediators

                     - comparisons with other comparable programs

                     - mediation vs. arbitration.

2:20 p.m.       The “Inside Baseball” on Alaska Supreme Court Appellate Mediation

                       Hon. Elaine Andrews, Judge (retired), Alaska Superior Court

2:45 p.m.       Appellate Mediation in Action:  A Demonstration

                       Claudia Bernard with two volunteers

3:30 p.m.       Q & A

4:00 p.m.        Adjourn

 


Faculty:
  • Judges from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit

  • Judge Elaine Andrews, Alaska Superior Court

  • Claudia Bernard, Chief 9th Circuit Mediator

  • Lloyd Miller, Co-Chair, ABA Appellate Law Section

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