Phillips, Gerald F.
Phillips, Gerald F.; Martin, Peter W.
From the video archives of the Cornell Law School Heritage Project. The interviewer is Peter W. Martin; the videographer, Jaesuk Yoo. This video covers Gerald Phillips's experiences as a law student, the path that led him into the motion picture industry, and his subsequent work and teaching in the field of dispute resolution (mediation and arbitration). (Duration 50:34) The initial phase of this project was sponsored by a generous grant from the law firm of Sutherland Asbill and Brennan LLP.
Cornell Law School
Phillips, Gerald F.; LLB 1950; Schlesinger, Rudolf B.; Whiteside, Horace E.; MacDonald, John W.; Keefe, Arthur John; ROTA; Freeman, Harrop; Law student activism; Cochran, John; Joining father's firm; Nizer, Louis; Phillips, Louis; United Artists; Krim, Arthur B.; Occidental Petroleum, litigation with General Motors; Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA); Dispute Resolutions Services (DRS); Public service; Peer mediation in schools; AFMA; Teaching mediation and arbitration; Teaching ethics across the curriculum; Faculty with practice experience; Pepperdine University, School of Law; Value of an MBA; Getting into ADR