New York, NY, March 06, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Joseph A. Ingrisano, Partner, Kutak Rock LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “The A-Z of Alternative Dispute Resolution in 2015 Explored! Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for June 12, 2015 from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (ET).
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About Joseph A. Ingrisano
Joseph A. Ingrisano, a litigation partner, heads Kutak Rock’s Washington, D.C. Litigation Department. He received his B.A. in 1977 from State University of New York at Binghamton and his J.D. in 1980 from American University School of Law, where he served as an editor of the Law Review. Upon graduation, Mr. Ingrisano joined the law firm of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, where he spent five years as a litigation associate active in a full range of complex corporate litigation. Since joining Kutak Rock in 1985, he has represented corporations, brokerage firms, investment banks, insurance companies, securities underwriters and insurers, and corporate officers and attorneys as lead trial counsel and co-counsel in complex commercial and securities fraud class actions, litigations and arbitrations throughout the country, as well as in enforcement matters brought by the Securities Exchange Commission and other federal agencies and regulatory bodies. Mr. Ingrisano is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, the United States District Courts for the District of Columbia and the District of Maryland, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth, Eleventh and the District of Columbia Circuits.
About Kutak Rock LLP
Kutak Rock LLP specializes in complex civil litigation, primarily defending its clients’ interests in federal and state courts, in arbitrations and mediations, and before administrative tribunals throughout the United States. Current and recently completed litigation engagements have involved major contract disputes, insurance coverage, business torts, securities, products liability, lender liability, directors’ and officers’ liability, professional liability, technology transfer and licensing, shareholder governance, construction, environmental liability, zoning, eminent domain, employment discrimination, white collar crime, intellectual property, trade secrets, antitrust and other complex commercial and business litigation. The firm employs litigators with extensive experience in class actions and derivative lawsuits. In addition to seeking successful resolution of disputes for our clients through pretrial motions, discovery and trial, Kutak Rock litigation attorneys recognize early and nonjudicial resolution of disputes which avoid the risk and cost of lengthy litigation may provide the best solution for our clients. The cumulative trial experience of Kutak Rock litigators also offers a honed approach to successful mediation. Kutak Rock’s trial attorneys understand how to develop a mediation strategy, present the client’s position through effective demonstrative evidence, and skillfully negotiate favorable settlements.
Alternative Dispute Resolutions (ADR) is a means of resolving disputes outside the courtroom. It includes negotiation, conciliation, evaluation, mediation and arbitration. Mediation is also an informal alternative to litigation. Mediation is performed by trained negotiators who unite opposing parties to settle differences. In contrast, arbitration is a simplified version of a trial involving examination by simplified rules of evidence and an arbitral panel. The expansion of international trade has led to a wide variety of international disputes. Resolving such disputes can be time consuming, frustrating, and costly. ADR has been used increasingly to resolves many of disputes in a shorter period of time with lower cost.
In this two hour, live Webcast, a notable panel of professionals assembled by The Knowledge Group will review and discuss the various methods of Alternative Dispute Resolution, review its application to recent cases, and provide advice on the design and implementation of effective programs.
Key topics include:
• Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
• Major Recent Cases – Review
• Types of ADR
• Need and Relevance of ADR Fundamentals of Mediation
• Fundamentals of Arbitration
• Enforcement of Arbitration Clauses
• Fore-closure Avoidance Methods
• Probate Mediation Programs
• ADR Settlement Procedures
• Litigation Mitigation
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/