June 2021 Meeting-City Bar Report on Functus Officio

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Event Location: Zoom

We will be joined by Marc J. Goldstein, a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators and of the Charted Institute of Arbitrators and a Principal of MJG Arbitration & Mediation, and by Steven Skulnik, Senior Legal Editor, Arbitration, of Thomson Reuters, Chair of the Arbitration Committee of the New York City Bar Association, and independent arbitrator, to lead a discussion on the New York City Bar's recent report on The Functus Officio Problem in Modern Arbitration and a Proposed Solution.  A copy of the report is attached.


We are also pleased to announce the next feature in our new segment, What else do you do?,  which permits members with interesting lives apart from international arbitration to talk about what they do in them.  We will be joined by fellow member Mike Lampert, a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and Principal at LampertADR, who will make a presentation on My Love Affair with Edinburgh and the Scottish National Library