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									                   HSBA’s Maui County Bar Association &

                              Hawaii Judiciary’s Center for

                   Alternative Dispute Resolution Section
                                                      present:

          “ETHICS AND BEST PRACTICES IN MEDIATION”
      with ADR’s Elizabeth Kent; Honorable Judge Rhonda I.L. Loo;
Honorable Douglas S. McNish (Ret.); Honorable Eric G. Romanchak (Ret.);
                          & Anthony P. Takitani

      ATTORNEY SOCIAL & SILENT AUCTION TO FOLLOW
                                         December 9, 2010 at 1:00 p.m.

                                      The King Kamehameha Golf Club

                                               Program Description

 This interactive program will look at ethics and best practices in mediation. The format utilizes a power point
 and video presentation to portray a hypothetical circuit court case, referred by a judge to a mediator with whom
 the judge attended law school. John Barkai, Ellen Carson, Dan Kunkel, and Susan Park play the parts of the
 parties and the mediator.

 The session starts out with a litigation review of cases involving mediation. Then, participants will see the
 hypothetical case, which is broken into four parts. After each segment there is a group discussion of ethics and
 best practices issues.

 The major areas of litigation involving mediated cases are enforcement of mediated settlement agreements,
 confidentiality, misconduct, duty to mediate, fees and costs, and sanctions. The hypothetical case incorporates
 elements of these subject matter areas.

                                                       AGENDA

 12:30 - 1:00 pm          Registration with light refreshments

 1:00 - 4:00 pm           Hawaii Judiciary’s Center for ADR’s Director, Elizabeth R. Kent’s “Ethics and Best
                          Practices in Mediation” ● Power point/video presentation ● Group Discussion

 4:00 - 6:00 pm           Attorney Social & Silent Auction ● Heavy Pupus● Cash Bar ● MCBA to honor
                          “Attorney of the Year”-ANTHONY A. VIERRA, nominated by MCBA Members

 *Rule 22 of the RULES OF THE SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF HAWAII, requires active members complete three (3)
 Mandatory Continuing Professional Education (MCPE) credits each year. In addition to MCPE, all active members of the
 Bar are encouraged to complete 9 or more credit hours per year of approved Voluntary Continuing Legal Education (VCLE)
 credits. A maximum of 3 MCPE credits may be carried over from previous reporting year.

 MCPE and VCLE credit tracking worksheets and certificate of attendance forms may be found on HSBA’s website:
 http://www.hsba.org/.
                                          REGISTRATION FORM

                   “ETHICS AND BEST PRACTICES IN MEDIATION”
                                        DECEMBER 9, 2010 at 1:00 p.m.

                                      The King Kamehameha Golf Club

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_____ 3 MCPE Credit Seminar                        $30.00                           $50.00



_____ Attorney Social ● Silent                     $20.00 per person                $20.00 per person
Auction ● Heavy Pupus ● Cash Bar

(Open to all; significant others welcomed)

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TOTAL ENCLOSED:                                    $______________                  $______________



Please make checks payable to the Maui County Bar Association. Please hand-deliver or
mail checks and this registration form by November 30, 2010 to MCBA’s Court Jacket or
MCBA, P.O. Box 2186, Wailuku, HI 96793. Thank you!
Terms and conditions: A refund will be made if MCBA receives written notice of cancellation five business days before
the seminar. HSBA has approved this seminar for 3 MCPE credits. MCBA reserves the right to cancel the seminar without
liability, and in such a situation, will return the amounts paid to the the registrant. The seminar may be videotaped and/or
photographed, and your registration constitutes your voluntary consent to such videotaping and/or photography and the
use thereof without monetary compensation. The representations made in the seminar and content/materials are those of
the presenters and do not represent the position of MCBA. Legal opinions, analyses, and material provided by the
presenters are not reviewed by MCBA and are not a substitute for independent legal research.

								
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