A Conversation about White Supremacy, Racism, and Mediation Neutrality

Event Description

Online registraton is now closed. To register, email Yajaira Lansiquot at ylansiquot@mnbars.org.

Hosted by the Alternative Dispute Resolution SectionThis session is REMOTE-ONLY participation via Zoom.


Live Webinar Description:

Should mediation help lead change in our racially-divided society? If so, how? What are the barriers to exercising that leadership? Ellen Deason, Isabelle Gunning and Sharon Press will lead a discussion that relates this issue to neutrality/impartiality as guiding principles in our field; what does neutrality/impartiality mean to each of us? How does self-determination interact with neutrality and impartiality?


Ellen Deason | Joanne Wharton Murphy / Classes of 1965 and 1973 Professor in Law Emerita at the Ohio State University Moritz College of Law 

Isabelle Gunning | Professor of Law at Southwestern Law School in Los Angeles, California

Sharon Press | Director of the Dispute Resolution Institute and Professor of Law at Mitchell Hamline School of Law

CLE Credits:

1.0 Ethics CLE Credit | Event Code: 484358


Section Member: $0
Bar Member, not in the Section: $15
Non-Member: $45
Law Student & New Admittee: $0/Free

Registration Deadline: April 10, 2023. To register after that time, email the program manager.

Remote Participation: Remote instructions will be emailed to you the day prior to the event.

Payments/Cancellations:  Please register online or over the phone by credit card whenever possible. If you must pay by check, please use this registration form. Need to cancel? Please see our cancellation policy.

COVID-19:  We are currently following CDC guidelines for Covid-19. For more information, please visit our website.

Accommodations: We are committed to creating an inclusive environment in which all members can participate fully. If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this event, please notify the program manager with at least 72 hours notice prior to the meeting to allow sufficient time to make arrangements for accommodations. Thank you.

Program Manager:
Yajaira Lansiquot | ylansiquot@mnbars.org

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Tuesday, April 11, 2023

12:00 PM to 1:15 PM

Live Webinar - Zoom