Program Will Compare Arbitration, Mediation

The MidAmerica Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel America has rescheduled a CLE seminar titled Arbitration and Mediation from January to Wednesday, March 9.

The program will compare and contrast arbitration and mediation, present a panel of corporate counsel to discuss their views and experience, and analyze what works and what doesn't when drafting arbitration and mediation provisions in contracts.

Gene Balloun, Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P., will serve as program moderator. Panelists will include other Shook Hardy attorneys to be announced and corporate counsel speakers including Mark Baldwin, Data Systems; Barry Katz, Hallmark, and Marc Elkins, Cerner.

The program will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Shook Hardy offices, 2555 Grand Boulevard, 25th Floor, Kansas City, MO. There is no registration fee for the program.

For details on available CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

For reservations, call Joyce Mayo at (913) 253-9161 or email joyce.