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May 22, 2020

Mediation Frequently Asked Questions

What is mediation? Mediation is a process in which a neutral professional assists parties in co-creating solutions to a problem. In mediation, the parties express their […]
May 4, 2020

The Importance of Negotiation Skills

The importance of negotiation skills is present in every sphere of life, but these skills are particularly important in the business world. The ability to negotiate […]
May 4, 2020

The Importance of Diversity in Mediation

One of the primary roles of the mediator is to be impartial regardless of the parties’ circumstances and differences and to bring an open mind and […]
April 14, 2020

International Commercial Mediation

In today’s global economy, companies operating internationally may find themselves in a dispute that will be litigated in a foreign country. The dispute could involve anything […]
April 14, 2020

Mediation, a Superior Dispute Resolution Mechanism

Mediation is defined as an intervention between conflicting parties to promote reconciliation, settlement or compromise. It is a means of resolving disputes outside of the judicial […]
April 3, 2019

Lawsuits Against Website Owners Over Disability Discrimination Skyrocket

Nearly 5,000 ADA lawsuits were filed in federal court for alleged website violations in the first six months of 2018, according to a law firm that […]
May 29, 2018
General Data Protection Regulation

GDPR: The New Regulation Makes Major Impact on Privacy Policies

Undoubtedly, like me, your email inbox was inundated last week with notifications from companies regarding their updated privacy policies. Under the EU General Data Protection Regulation […]
October 14, 2015
Closely Held Business Conference

2015 Minnesota Closely Held Business Conference

Ellie Vilendrer participated as a planning committee member of the 2015 Minnesota Closely Held Business Conference. The conference will take place on Tuesday, October 27th, 2015. The all-day conference will feature a complete update including how to advise your current LLC clients and draft an operating agreement under the new LLC statute, new fundraising opportunities under MNvest, cybersecurity planning and preparedness, addressing issues and risks that arise when conducting business online, and more. Attendees will be able to choose from among 19 small-group choices on topics every lawyer should know:
October 12, 2015

Ellie Vilendrer Selected to Attend Harvard’s Advanced Negotiation Master Class

Ellie Vilendrer has been selected as 1 of 60 professional negotiators to attend this year's Advanced Negotiation Master Class at Harvard University. The three-day in-depth negotiation training is taught by the world’s most distinguished negotiators – the people who invented modern dealmaking.
October 12, 2015
AV Rated Attorney

Ellie Vilendrer Awarded AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell

Ellie Vilendrer was recently awarded an AV Preeminent® rating by Martindale-Hubbell. AV Preeminent® is a significant rating accomplishment - a testament to the fact that a lawyer's peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence.
August 1, 2014
negotiation webinar

Upcoming Negotiation Strategy Webinar – “Negotiating by Persuasion: The Art of Deal Making”

We are pleased to announce that Ellie K. Vilendrer, Esq. will present a negotiation strategy webinar in the webinar series Business Law Series: Advancing and Protecting Your Business, with […]