March 2014 Bar Bulletin
The Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference
The 21st Annual Northwest Dispute Resolution Conference will be held March 28 and 29 at the University of Washington School of Law. The early bird registration deadline is March 14.
The conference offers more than 35 sessions as well as the opportunity to earn up to 10 general CLE credits and up to 6.5 ethics credits on a variety of dispute resolution topics. Nationally recognized speakers include:
- John J. Medina, an affiliate professor of bioengineering at the University of Washington School of Medicine, director of Seattle Pacific University's Brain Center for Applied Research, and author of the New York Times bestseller Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School;
- Peter Robinson, managing director of the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution and professor of law at Pepperdine School of Law; and
- Kenneth Cloke, international mediator and Director of the Center of Dispute Resolution Center, Santa Monica, California.
Seminar topics include "Is That Ethical?" "Breaking Impasse," "Why Does Anyone Mediate?" and "The Art of Negotiation." For more information, please visit the conference website: www.wsba-adr.org/page/northwest-dispute-resolution.
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