Ensuring Efficiency in Complex Technology Disputes

Location

WEBINAR

Date/Time

July 23, 2020 3:00PM–4:30PM

This webinar offers the guidance of experts on different strategies that may be used by technology companies to ensure efficiency in complex technology arbitrations. It is presented by the Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center and Foley Hoag LLP, with the co-sponsoring support of the American Arbitration Association.

The highly experienced panel will provide a road map on efficient management of domestic and international arbitration proceedings, particularly in complex technology disputes. Matters that will be discussed include when or if to use expert witnesses; when or if to request interim orders/relief; when or if to request to bifurcate a hearing; whether depositions and motions should be permitted; and other strategies for efficient dispute resolution.

Lester W. Schiefelbein, an Independent Arbitrator and CEO of the Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center, will introduce the program.

The panel of expert practitioners includes:

  • Jonathan W. Fitch, Moderator, Arbitrator on the Tech List, SVAMC's List of the World's Leading Technology Neutrals. Managing Partner – Fitch Law Partners LLP
  • Angela Foster, Panelist, Arbitrator on the Tech List, SVAMC's List of the World's Leading Technology Neutrals and also an officer and director of SVAMC. A lawyer who holds a PhD in biochemistry and molecular biology. Principal, Law Office of Angela Foster
  • Christina Hioureas, Panelist, Counsel, International Litigation & Arbitration Practice, Chair, United Nations Practice Group, Foley Hoag LLP. Member, SVAMC
  • Jeffrey Zaino, Panelist, Vice President - Commercial Division, American Arbitration Association

This program is complimentary and open to all.