Jeanne Barnum Moderated ABA Webinar on Drafting Arbitration ClausesOn May 10, 2018 by Schnader
Jeanne Schubert Barnum moderated and presented a webinar for the American Bar Association, “SCOTUS Swings the Pendulum Back in Favor of Arbitration: Ensure That Your Next Arbitration Clause Is Effective and Enforceable.” The program addressed how the Supreme Court’s decision in Kindred Nursing Centers v. Clark provided guidance for drafting effective and enforceable arbitration clauses. In addition, the webinar discussed current trends in state law and recommendations to draft arbitration clauses that will be enforceable and provide for an effective arbitration.
Barnum has an active dispute resolution practice and is Co-Chair of Schnader’s Construction Industry Practice Group. She serves as the Co-Chair of the Section of Litigation’s Construction Litigation Committee of the American Bar Association.