Celebrate the 20th Anniversary of ADR in the Eastern District
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Awards Ceremony followed by Special Guest Lecturer Jerome Cohen.
“Recognition for Service” Certificates will be given to all 20-year veteran EDNY Mediators and Arbitrators.
Following, NYU Law Professor Jerome Cohen will discuss negotiations involving Chen Guangcheng----the blind Chinese Human Rights activist who escaped to the U.S. Embassy in Beijing this spring and is now a scholar-in-residence at NYU Law. Professor Cohen will also discuss the use of mediation in Chinese-US business negotiations.
This free forum program celebrates the Mediation Settlement Initiative of 2012.
The program will begin at 5:00pm in the Jury Assembly Room, located on the Second Floor of the Brooklyn Federal Courthouse: 225 Cadman Plaza East, Brooklyn, NY. A judicial reception of food and wine will take place at 6:30PM in the Rotunda on the Second Floor.