Advanced Civil Mediation Roundtable, November 9 & 10 – French Lick

Michael P. Bishop of Cohen Garelick & Glazier leads our esteemed faculty of experienced mediators exploring issues within the civil mediation process.

SCHEDULE:
Thursday, November 9
2:00 P.M. – 5:15 P.M.
Roundtable discussion of mediation issues

5:30 P.M. -7:00 P.M.
Hosted reception for attendees and guests

Friday, November 10
9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Roundtable discussion of mediation issues
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TOPICS:
• Ethical Issues:  Mediation with pro se claimants; avoiding the appearance of impropriety; coercion by mediators; withdrawing from or refusing mediation. Non-neutrality and providing legal advice.

• Joint Sessions- Yes or No? When?

• Impasse: common reasons; ways of dealing with it; the mediators proposal; adjourning the mediation; bracket negotiations.

• Documenting the settlement agreement:  who prepares the agreement; parties proposed agreements; who signs and when; level of detail; Indiana case review.

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FACULTY:
Michael P. Bishop – Chair
Cohen Garelick & Glazier, Indianapolis

Barry Bitzegaio
Law Offices of Barry N. Bitzegaio, New Albany

Erik Chickedantz
Burt Blee Dixon Sutton & Bloom LLP, Fort Wayne

Thomas C. Hays
Lewis Wagner LLP, Indianapolis

Richard C Kraege
The Mediation Group, Indianapolis
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ADVANCED CIVIL MEDIATION ROUNDTABLE
A MASTERS SERIES SEMINAR
6 CLE / 6 CME / 1 E – Thursday & Friday, November 9-10

LIVE IN-PERSON ONLY SEMINAR
– French Lick Springs Resort & Casino, French Lick, IN

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