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VirtualCourthouse.com Really Gets Virtual With Videoconferencing

by Brendan McKenna

ODR AND CONSUMERS 2010 Colloquium November 2-3, 2010 in Vancouver, BC

 http://www.odrandconsumers2010.org/

Cross Cultural Capacity Building for the New ODR Global System

Gabriela Szlak

As has been announced in this blog, UNCITRAL has decided to create a Working Group for the development of standards of practice for Cross-Border Online Dispute Resolution for eCommerce and Mobile Commerce, B2B and B2C.

It is expected, as Zbynek Loebl has stated, that: “[H]opefully the UNCITRAL future work could be used by the future . . . → Read More: Cross Cultural Capacity Building for the New ODR Global System

Sixth World Mediation Congress Odr Latinomerica presentation (spanish)

Odr Latinomerica participate in the Sixth World Mediation Congress . . . → Read More: Sixth World Mediation Congress Odr Latinomerica presentation (spanish)

Conference on Domain Name DRP and ODR: Asian Perspective

“Domain Name Dispute Resolution and ODR: Asian Perspective” is going to be held on 15 October 2010 in Beijing. The conference website is still under construction but the program has been finalized.

The Conference is to  further improve the substantive and procedural rules on domain name dispute resolution, develop relevant theories and practice . . . → Read More: Conference on Domain Name DRP and ODR: Asian Perspective

September 24th Webcast 7pm Buenos Aires time CROSS BORDER ODR-COLIN RULE-VIKKI ROGERS-ZYBNEK LOEBL

PROVIDING A CONTEXT: ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION (ODR) FOR
ELECTRONIC AND MOBILE COMMERCE . . . → Read More: September 24th Webcast 7pm Buenos Aires time CROSS BORDER ODR-COLIN RULE-VIKKI ROGERS-ZYBNEK LOEBL

10 Collaborative Principles for Leading a Successful ODR System initiative

Collaboration is about people working together. Good collaboration between stakeholders is required to standardize on ODR principles, guidelines, rules… and design solutions that can be implemented on a broad scale, and increase confidence in e-commerce, for both business and consumers. This article outlines 10 principles for good ODR system design. . . . → Read More: 10 Collaborative Principles for Leading a Successful ODR System initiative

It’s time to register for the conference!!!!

To register for the conference click here .

To make your payment for the conference click here.

The conference fee is $500.00 (either CAD or USD) if paid by September 30, 2010. After October 1, 2010, the conference fee will be $600.00. Guests may attend the Tuesday and Wednesday receptions for a fee of $30.00 for each reception.

Please . . . → Read More: It’s time to register for the conference!!!!


Arkansas Bar Association Features Ahalt

"The Arkansas Bar Association was honored that Judge Ahalt accepted the invitation to present at our Annual Meeting. With over 1400 participants and the ever-evolving changes in the practice of law, the Annual Meeting provides members with the opportunity to learn from prominent speakers throughout the country. Judge Ahalt's presentation allowed our members to re-evaluate the traditional notions about dispute resolution and the methods by which it can be achieved”, stated Gwen Rucker, Program Chair.

Ahalt to Present at 112th Annual Arkansas Bar Association Meeting

The Hon. Arthur M. Monty Ahalt, President/CEO of VirtualCourthouse.com™ will be presenting at the 112th Annual Arkansas Bar Association Meeting, held jointly with the Arkansas Judicial Council on June 10th in Hot Springs, Arkansas.

What You Should Know About Online Dispute Resolution

Less than 15 years ago the legal community struggled to incorporate alternative dispute resolution (ADR) into the case management programs of federal and state trial courts. 

VirtualCourthouse.com ™ Receives Louis M. Brown Award press release

 VirtualCourthouse.com™ was awarded the prestigious Louis M. Brown Award at the American Bar Association’s Midyear Meeting last week in Boston. Awards are given to those programs and projects that have made substantial or creative contributions to the delivery of legal services.