Grand Hotel Rimini â€¢ 9.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
Kenneth R. Feinberg, Esq. and Judge Daniel Weinstein, Ret. Discuss their techniques in mediating complex mass tort and class action disputes.
Kenneth R. Feinberg, Esq. serves as the Special Master of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund and was the mediator in the Agent Orange case, the Silicone Gel Breast Implants Products Liability Litigation, and the Dalkon Shield Claimants’ Trust, among many other complex matters.
Hon. Daniel Weinstein, Ret. was the mediator in the Erin Brockovich case, the Enron case, the Black Farmers class action, the hepatitis C blood product class action, the L tryptophane cases, the California Phen-fen litigation and numerous other mass tort cases.
The Master Class in Mediation provides a rare opportunity to learn from two of the most successful and experienced mediators practicing today.
The class should be attended by:
- General Counsel of companies concerned about ADR and the settlement of complex disputes
- American lawyers practicing in Europe
- American and European lawyers who desire to improve their mediation advocacy skills, particularly in complex cases
- Mediators who wish to improve their skills and learn from the best
The Master Class will be moderated by John J. Welsh (JAMS) and Giuseppe De Palo (ADR Center)
In co-operation with:
ACB (Conflict Management for Commerce and Industry), AIGI (Associazione Italiana Giuristi d’Impresa), CMAP (Centre de Mèdiation et d’Arbitrage de Paris), ECLA (European Company Lawyers Association) and UIA (Union Internationale des Avocats)
The Master Class will be in English and Italian with simultaneous translation into Italian or English.
A block of rooms has been reserved for interested delegates at the Rimini Grand Hotel, at a reduced rate of â‚¬ 180 per night for a double room for single use, and â‚¬ 240 per night for a double room. For reservations, please contact the Grand Hotel at + 39 (0) 541 56000 and identify yourself as an attendee of the Class Actions Conference.
The rates are exclusive of VAT (10% per night); breakfast is included. Numerous other hotels are within walking distance.