Ethical Conduct in Arbitration
Best Practices for Arbitrators and Counsel to Ensure Efficiency and Fairness
A special 60-minute briefing
Recording of a 60-minute CLE webinar with Q&A
This seminar will examine the participants' ethical conduct responsibilities in arbitration proceedings. The panel will offer their insights into best practices for counsel and arbitrators on monitoring the proceedings for ethical violations to ensure fairness and efficiency.
- Ethical conduct in arbitration — current trends and state of the law
- Rules affecting ethics in arbitration
- American Arbitration Association Code of Ethics for Arbitrators in Commercial Disputes
- American Bar Association Model of Professional Conduct
- Best practices to ensure ethical conduct
- Deal with ethical issues during preliminary conference
- Hold parties responsible for misconduct of counsel
- Report unethical conduct by counsel to state bar
The panel will review these and other key questions:
- Is it the responsibility of the arbitrator to enforce ethical conduct by parties and attorneys in arbitration?
- What challenges do arbitrators face in enforcing ethical behavior during the proceeding?
- What measures can be taken to ensure ethical conduct during the arbitration?
Steven C. Bennett
He focuses on domestic and international commercial litigation and arbitration, including cases involving bankruptcy,... | Read More
He focuses on domestic and international commercial litigation and arbitration, including cases involving bankruptcy, construction, corporate, energy, insurance, intellectual property and securities. He writes a continuing column, "Arbitration," with Professor Samuel Estreicher, which has appeared in the New York Law Journal since 2004.Close
Robert E. Crotty
Kelley Drye & Warren
His practice focuses on commercial litigation, trials, domestic and international arbitrations and appeals. He has over... | Read More
His practice focuses on commercial litigation, trials, domestic and international arbitrations and appeals. He has over thirty years experience representing major corporation in complex litigation.Close
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