William H. Baker, Esq. William H. Baker, Esq.
Arbitrator and Mediator

Representative Presentations

• Panelist, "International Arbitration: Trends and Opportunities," New York City Bar Association, New York (2015)
• Presenter, "Fundamentals of International Arbitration," American Corporate Counsel (ACC) Annual Meeting, San Jose (2014)
• Panelist, "Recent Developments in Arbitration Time and Cost Management," CPR Annual Meeting, New York (2009)
• Presenter, "International Arbitration Fundamentals," IBA Program on International Arbitration, New Orleans (2009)
• Panel moderator, "Making Arbitration Faster, Cheaper and More Accountable," CPR Annual Meeting, New York (2008)
• Panelist "Learn How to Enhance your Mediation Skills to Better Represent Your Client," AIPLA Spring Meeting, Houston (2008)
• Panelist, "Hot Topics in Mediation," IBA Annual Meeting, Buenos Aires (2008)
• Panelist, "Arbitrating IP Disputes" ICC Program on International Arbitration, San Francisco (2007)
• Panelist, "Frequently Encountered Business Issues in IP Mediation," IPO Annual Meeting, New York (2007)
• Panelist, "Deal Mediation," IBA Annual Meeting, Singapore (2007)
• Panelist, CIDRA Symposium on International Arbitration, Chicago (2003)
• Presenter, "International Discovery Techniques," PLI Program on International Business Litigation and Arbitration, New York (2001-03)
• Panel Moderator, "Comparative Analysis of Arbitration vs. Litigation to Resolve International Disputes," ABA program on Dispute Resolution in Asia, San Francisco (1997)
• Panel Moderator, ABA Program on Comparative Analysis of International Arbitration Systems, Washington (1997)
• Speaker and Mock Trial Participant, ABA Program on Litigation and Arbitration in the Pacific Rim, Hong Kong (1995)

Representative Articles

• "Arbitrating Patent Disputes in the United States," Bright Ideas (New York State Bar Association) (Fall 2016) (Vol. 23) (No. 2)
• "Arbitrating IP Disputes," Convergence (Spring 2009)
• "Class Action Arbitration," International Arbitration in New York, Oxford University Press (2010)
• "The Supreme Court's Recent Ruling on the Permissible Scope of Review of Arbitral Awards and its Implications," Trends in Litigation (Winter 2008)
• "Class Action Arbitration in The United States: What Foreign Counsel Should Know," Dispute Resolution International (IBA, June 2007)
• "Responding to Multiple-Defendant Patent Assertions: Techniques for Combating Patent Claims that have Industry-wide Applicability," IP Litigator, July/August 2004
• "The Lemelson Patents: A Retrospective," Intellectual Property and Technology Law Journal, July 14, 2004
• "Obtaining Evidence: International Discovery Techniques - The Taking of Evidence Abroad for Use in American Courts," International Business Litigation & Arbitration, PLI Program (2002)