A professional organization dedicated to the practice and public understanding of conflict resolution.
The Association for Conflict Resolution - Houston (ACR Houston) is a 501.c.3 organization dedicated to promoting Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and conflict management, supporting and developing ADR professionals, and educating our community about the many uses and benefits of ADR.
Congratulations to Dr. Barbara Sunderland Manousso, ACR Board Member, who accepted the Susanne C. Adams Award for 2019 at the Texas Association of Mediators (TAM) conference on March 1, 2019. Dr. Manousso was honored because of her exceptional and outstanding efforts in promoting and furthering the use of mediation in Texas and around the globe.
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When: April 24-26, May 2-3, 8:30AM-5:30PM Where: The Strong Firm Mediation, Arbitration & Collaboration Center (MAC), 1790 Hughes Landing Boulevard, Suite 200, The Woodlands, TX 77380 Cost: Regular: $500.00; Government and Non-Profit Employees: $375; Qualified Volunteers: $250**. Payment can be made via cash, attorney check, money order, or via credit card at www.resolution-center.org/donations Contact: Amber Gong at firstname.lastname@example.org or 936-760-6914 ext. 3 Register: Complete contact information below and send with your payment. *Registration is limited and full payment must accompany your registration to hold your spot.*
May 03, 2019 - Friday HBA: THE ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON ADR 2019
SOUTH TEXAS COLLEGE OF LAW HOUSTON AUDITORIUM (1ST FLOOR) 1303 SAN JACINTO STREET HOUSTON, TEXAS 7.00 HOURS MCLE, INCLUDING 4.25 HOURS ETHICS CREDIT REGISTER TODAY - SPACE LIMITED
REGISTRATION FEES: Section Members Before April 12 $ 50.00 Section Members After April 12 $ 125.00 Door Registration & Non-Members $ 150.00 Sitting Judges $ 0.00 Law Students (must pre-register by April 19 by email or mail) $ 0.00
Materials provided electronically by email or download. Bring laptop or tablet if desired.
Register with HBA online here:https://www.hba.org/event/the-annual-conference-on-adr-2019/ or mail registration form along with a check (payable to: “HBA - ADR Section”) to Jennifer Bryant, Jackson Walker LLP, 1401 McKinney St., Ste. 1900, Houston, Texas 77010. Note: Pre-registration must be postmarked by April 19,2019. No refunds will be given after Friday, April 19. Electronic materials guaranteed for pre-registrants only. Light breakfast, lunch by Treebeards, drinks, and refreshments will be provided.
For more information regarding registration, call Jennifer Bryant, 713-752-4200; email@example.com.
May 16-17, 2019; Thursday - Friday Manousso Elder and Adult Care Mediation Training - Houston, Texas
Elder and Adult Care Mediation Training
Thursday and Friday, May 16th and 17th, from 8 am until 6:30 PM This is a terrific mediation model when divorce and child custody aren't your favorite clients, or if you like to help families. Lots of this work is done online, as well as in person.
Melanie Bragg Defining Moments: Insights into the Lawyer’s Soul
The Association for Conflict Resolution Houston Chapter's special guest speaker will be author and attorney Melanie Bragg at a luncheon at Seasons 52, on Westheimer in River Oaks District, at 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, on May 22, 2019. The three course luncheon will be $25 for ACR Houston members and $40 for non-members.