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Arbitration: Making Your Best Case

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May 18-20, 2011
Reynolds Building, Room 450
UALR Campus
Topics
  • Should This Case Go to Arbitration?
  • Rules of Contract Interpretation
  • Researching Arbitration Standards
  • Discipline Standards and the Seven Tests of Just Cause
  • Developing a Theory of the Case
  • Statements of the Issue
  • Evidence and Proof
  • Selecting and Preparing Witnesses
  • Direct and Cross Examination
  • Opening and Closing Statements
  • Hearing Procedures
Mock Arbitration Hearing – heard and critiqued by a practicing arbitrator
Seminar Hours          
Note: to receive UALR Continuing Education Units and a certificate of completion, you must attend the entire seminar.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Seminar check-in
Seminar sessions
Lunch provided

8:00 a.m. – 8:50 a.m.
9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 19, 2011
Seminar sessions
Lunch provided

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, May 20, 2011
Seminar sessions
Lunch provided

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Registration Fees and Options – Registration for this seminar is limited to 45 participants
Early Bird Deadline:  April 11, 2011 $175
Regular Deadline: May 4, 2011 $200
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Accommodations – Possible local hotels include:
Crowne Plaza
201 S. Shackleford
501-223-3000 Toll Free: 1-866-276 6648
www.crowneplazalittlerock.com 
Hampton Inn & Suites
1301 S. Shackleford Rd.
or
320 S. Commerce St.
Toll Free: 1-866-457-7666
www.littlerocksuites.com/cms/
Hilton Little Rock Metro
925 S. University Ave.
501-664-5020
www.littlerockmetrocenter.hilton.com
 
La Quinta Inn
200 S. Shackleford Rd.
or 617 S. Broadway
Toll Free: 1-800-754-3757
www.lq.com/lq/index.jsp 
Questions?  For more information call LEP at 501.569.8483