October 12-18 marked the American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution’s 5th Annual Mediation Week campaign. The American Arbitration Association (AAA) and other ADR providers promoted mediation during the week by offering free educational programs aimed at raising awareness of mediation to the general public. On October 14, the AAA presented “Stories Mediators Tell: Best.
Neal M. Eiseman, a partner at Goetz Fitzpatrick, will speak on an upcoming American Arbitration Association (AAA) panel entitled “Stories Mediators Tell: Best Practices and Tips for a Successful Mediation.” The panel, on October 14, 2014 at 12 p.m., is part of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Dispute Resolution’s 5th Annual Mediation Week.
One of the most talked-about developments in trademark law news this past year has involved the United States Patent & Trademark Office’s determination on whether to cancel the Washington Redskins’ registration. In June 2014, the three-judge panel ruled 2-1 to withdraw trademark protection because it said the nickname is insulting to Native Americans. This decision.
Goetz Fitzpatrick Partner John B. Simoni, Jr. will speak on a panel of experts on the New York City Building Code. The full-day event, scheduled for November 20, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., will give broad perspectives on Building Code compliance. Attendees will learn how to prevent mistakes and fines before they occur,.