Inside Intricacies of Mediating Section 337 Cases

June 26, 2019 11:30am

G. Brian Busey
Senior Counsel
Morrison & Foerster LLP (Washington, D.C.)

Harrie Samaras
ADR Office of Harrie Samaras (Philadelphia, PA)
(Chair, Section of Dispute Resolution American Bar Association)

Sandra A. Sellers
Technology Mediation Services, LLC (McLean, VA)

In this session, our expert faculty will provide insights into successful mediation strategies and best practices.   Topics of discussion include:
  • Scheduling aspect of mediation: Addressing the importance of allowing enough time and not trying to cram everything during one day
  • Best practices for preparation: Addressing the importance of being clear on issues and viable options
  • Addressing the importance of thinking from a business perspective and not regurgitate legal arguments that have already been made
  • Examining the differences from non-ITC mediations
    • Multiple parties, fast schedule, international customs implications, transnational settlement agreements and enforcement