Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 06, 2014
One Global Mediation LLC, a provider of access to full-service mediation and alternative dispute resolution services, announced today that Pasadena, California resident and former Amgen CEO, Gordon M. Binder, has joined its panel and will lead its Biotech/Pharmaceutical and Patent sectors.
One Global Mediation offers an innovative alternative to retired-judge mediation for business and professional disputes. The firm’s attorney and business professional mediators bring a broad range of practice areas, and CEO and other executive-level industry expertise, offering real-world legal experience, business insight and even-handed guidance to dispute resolution.
“It’s truly a privilege to have an industry leader of Mr. Binder’s caliber join our team of attorney and professional business mediators. Having resolved some of the most challenging issues in international business, Mr. Binder welcomes the opportunity to lend his business problem-solving focus to complex business disputes. There are few business mediators with the in-depth understanding of complex high-stakes disputes that Mr. Binder has,” said Linda Landry Miller, One Global Mediation LLC president and founder.
Throughout his career, Mr. Binder developed strong expertise in the full range of disputes, litigation and arbitration arising in his industries, including complex patent disputes, licensing, and high-value contract negotiations. During the time he served as Amgen CEO, the world’s largest biotech company, from 1988 through 2000, Mr. Binder directed litigations and complex arbitrations involving more than $100 million in legal fees. Prior to joining Amgen in 1982 as CFO, Mr. Binder served as CFO of System Development Corporation, a computer systems and software company primarily serving the federal government, and in financial management positions at Litton Industries and Ford Motor Company. He is the past chairman of BIO, the biotechnology industry trade association, and PhRMA, the pharmaceutical industry trade association.
One Global Mediation’s Biotech/Pharmaceutical sector handles a broad range of disputes, involving contracts, patents, licenses, purchasing, research and development, insurance, consulting, manufacturing, technology, human resources/employment, industrial marketing and sales, and joint ventures and alliances. Its Patent sector handles mediations and arbitrations involving patent litigation arising in various industries.
Mr. Binder received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Purdue University, and his master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School where he was a Baker Scholar. He serves on the Boards of Directors of California Institute of Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and American Enterprise Institute. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Mr. Binder is the author of Science Lessons: What the Business of Biotech Taught Me About Management, published by Harvard Business School Press, 2008.
To contact Mr. Binder regarding a mediation or alternative dispute resolution, call One Global Mediation (877) 376-9131 or email director(at)oneglobalmediation(dot)com.
About One Global Mediation LLC:
One Global Mediation LLC is a provider of access to full-service mediation services and related matters for domestic and international disputes. The firm’s attorney and business professional mediators bring a broad range of practice areas and executive-level industry expertise, offering real-world legal insight, high level business acumen and even-handed guidance to dispute resolution. One Global Mediation works diligently to protect the privacy of its clients, exceeding industry “best practices.” On the Web: http://www.oneglobalmediation.com