• ADR Practitioner of the Year Awarded to F. Peter Phillips

    F. Peter Phillips been awarded the prestigious James B. Boskey Award as the “ADR Practitioner of the Year” by the New Jersey State Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section.

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Recent Blog Posts
  • Mediate.com Expands into Arbitration

    F. Peter Phillips on March 1, 2021

    TOPICS: Arbitration

    With a new CEO at the helm of Mediate.com, after a generation of loyal and visionary service by co-founder Jim Melamed, the pre-eminent online resource for mediation has now launched an initiative to offer the pre-eminent online resource for arbitration. Launched last week, Arbitrate.com looks to be a winner. The...

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  • Mediation Confidentiality in Federal Court

    F. Peter Phillips on December 29, 2020

    TOPICS: Courts, Mediation

    As a consequence of the absence of uniform adoption of the Uniform Mediation Act, the confidentiality of mediation communications in various jurisdictions often cannot be assured. Thanks to Alan Waxman, President and CEO of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR), for bringing to our attention the...

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  • In Zoom We Trust

    F. Peter Phillips on May 14, 2020

    TOPICS: Conflict Resolution, International, Teaching

    My first real-life experience with pandemic-forced online dispute resolution was in early April -- a baptism by fire. I coached the New York Law School team at the Willem Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot, held in Vienna annually except this year. Within about ten days' time, the organizers...

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