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Arbitration for Advocates
November 14 - 16, 2012
Description: Participants will participate in a mock arbitration of a complex case that raises discipline and contract interpretation issues. The registrants will receive course texts and a specially compiled set of arbitration practice guides.



Category: FMCS Institute Course

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Daily times may vary. Please see agenda below.)

Location: Oakland, A

Agenda:
Topics Include:

Educating the arbitrator prior to hearing
Opening the case with a winning statement
Structuring the order of proof
Proving negotiating history and past practice
Making and responding to evidentiary objections
Examining witnesses
Offering relevant prior precedent
Relying on external law to strengthen your position
Seeking and opposing uncommon remedies
Crafting effective closing arguments and post-hearing briefs
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive an FMCS Certificate of Training.




Contact: Lynda Lee
206-553-2773
llee@fmcs.gov

Additional Information (links):   Arbitration for Advocates