News

Jeff Aresty,  Daniel Rainey and Robin Page West authored an article on the use of technology in traditional litigation environments in the Spring, 2016 issue of the American Bar Association's Litigation Journal .


Upcoming Publications
 Journal of the International Ombudsman Association - An article co-authored  by Daniel Rainey  focusing on the use of ODR technology in international ombudsman work will appear in an upcoming issue.
 
Professional Engagements

Daniel Rainey conducted a webinar for participants in Lagos, Nigeria on ODR and the law on Nov. 12, 2015. The event was sponsored by The Center for Innovative Justice and Technology, the Nigeria Bar Association, the ODR Africa Network, E-consumersolve.com, and Holistic Solutions, Inc.

 Oxford Centre for Christianity and Culture, University of Oxford:   Jeffrey Aresty presented  Doing Justice in a Digital Age on November 2, 2015

Northern Virginia Mediation Service:  Julia Morelli presented Moving through Conflict  on October 26, 2015.

Mediation Training Coalition LLC: Julia Morelli and Daniel Rainey presented Cultural Issues in Mediation on October 12, 2015.

UNCITRAL - Daniel Rainey and Jeff Aresty were appointed delegates to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Working Group III, developing international standards for dispute resolution in cross-border e-commerce at its inception in 2010 and continue serving to the present.
 
Central Virginia Mediation Network – Julia Morelli and Daniel Rainey conducted a continuing mediation education (CME) course, The Use of Technology in Mediation for Organizational, Community and Family Mediators.
 
International ODR Forum – ODR 2015 brought together the world’s leading online dispute resolution practitioners, policymakers, entrepreneurs, members of the judiciary, and academics. 4PS principals Daniel Rainey and Jeff Aresty were speakers at the annual event in New York in June.
 
Irish Online Dispute Resolution Conference - Daniel Rainey  delivered the keynote address, The New Frontier: Online Technology in Conflict Intervention  in June 2015 at the first ODR conference held in Ireland.
 
Federal Dispute Resolution Conference, August 2015 –  Julia Morelli and Daniel Rainey discuss Dealing with Difficult Situations When Using Technology on a panel at the conference for federal HR, EEO and dispute resolution practitioners.