Mandatory Arbitration Training 2011 - Basic training to qualify for Multnomah County Arbitration Panel. Participation is a requirement for inclusion on the list of court appointed arbitrators.
Date: Friday, April 29th 2011
Time: 12:00 - 2:00 pm
Location: Multnomah County Courthouse Room 338 1021 SW 4th Ave., Downtown Portland
Credit Type(s): General Credit
This program will feature Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge Edward J. Jones and a panel of experienced arbitrators who will explain and discuss the statutes, rules, case law and ethical issues governing court-annexed arbitration in Multnomah County.
The program will provide step-by-step advice on scheduling arbitration hearings and dealing with postponements, resolving pre-hearing evidentiary and discovery disputes, handling summary judgment and other pre-hearing motions, conducting arbitration hearings, dealing with attorney fees and costs, preparing and filing arbitration awards and complying with the new rules on judgments.
Attendees are invited to bring a lunch with them to the class. Please register early as space is limited.