10 Tips For A Successful Remote Arbitration Hearing
Law360 (June 29, 2020, 12:51 PM EDT) — What do you do when a global pandemic scuttles your plans for an in-person arbitration hearing? With increasing frequency, parties and tribunals are opting to proceed remotely rather than postpone proceedings indefinitely.
And although this may sound like a daunting proposition — after all, many in our profession had never participated in a single videoconference before COVID-19, let alone a full-length arbitration hearing — it turns out that the remote hearing format can replicate the experience of an in-person hearing surprisingly well, and may actually be superior in certain respects.
Our team recently completed an eight-day international arbitration merits hearing entirely…