Conferences & Publications

Conferences & Publications

In her long and storied practice, Attorney Hansen has taken part in numerous conferences and classes, as well as written multiple publications on various law topics.

Previous International and Domestic Conferences and Classes

June 6, 2016

Organized by: New Jersey State Bar Association

Conference Title: ADR Day XIX: ADR with An International Flavor – Expanding Your Practice in a Shrinking World

Location: Jersey City State University, Jersey City, NJ

Panel I Spoke On: “The Ethical Imperative of Cultural Awareness in Your ADR Practice”

May 4, 2016

Organized by: New York State Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section

Conference Title: Mediation and Arbitration: Insights from Neutrals, Advocates and the Judiciary

Location: New York State Bar Association, 1 Elk Street, Albany, NY 122207

Panel I Spoke On: “A Comparison of Mediation Dynamics and Issues in the Judicial Setting versus Private Mediation, and Across Commercial, Matrimonial, and Personal Injury Litigation”

April 12, 2016

Organized By: New York State Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section

Conference Title: Diversity in ADR: Optimizing Results in Dispute Resolution

Location: Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, New York, NY

Panel I Moderated: "Ethical Issues for Mediators and Lawyers"

New York State Bar Association

Dispute Resolution Section, March 25, 2104, conference called "Achieving Diversity in the ADR Field: Overcoming Old Challenges and Seeking New Opportunities", moderator of the panel "Strategies for Addressing Cross-Cultural Issues in Dispute Resolution", Davis Polk & Wardwell, 450 Lexington Avenue, New York City. See www.NYSBA.org

Annual Meeting 2014, New York Hilton, New York, NY. See www.NYSBA.org. Dispute Resolution Section, one day program on "Exploring Frontiers in ADR, A Fresh Look at Mediation and Arbitration Theory, Practice and Skills", Panel Moderator and Facilitator of Cross –Cultural Role Play Scenarios and Discussion, "Playing the Culture Card: How the Understanding of Cross-Cultural Issues Can Create Opportunities for Success in International Mediation", January 30, 2014

Pace University

Pace University, White Plains NY; assisted as a mediator in an on-line international virtual mediation training class, January 2014

International Academy of Law & Mental Health

The International Academy of Law And Mental Health, at www.ialmh.org. XXXIIIrd (33 rd ) International Congress on Law and Mental Health. June 14th – 19th, 2013, NY Grand Hotel Krasnapolksy, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Panel "Expanding the Boundaries of Therapeutic Jurisprudence"; presentation by Ms. Hansen, "The Power of Energy Healing: Using Therapeutic Jurisprudence Principles to Inform the United States Affordable Care Act in Support of Complementary Medicine for End-or-Life and Chronically Ill Patients." Principles of Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Corporate and Business Law and Mediation," June 17, 2013.

United States Department of Commerce and Council of Industry of Southeastern New York

United States Department of Commerce and Council of Industry of Southeastern New York, workshop "Managing Risk in International Transactions" at State University of New York at New Paltz (SUNY New Paltz) November 15, 2012.

The International Academy of Law and Mental Health

The International Academy of Law and Mental Health, at www.ialmh.org. XXXIst (31 st ) International Congress on Law and Mental Health. June 29 to July 4, 2009, New York University Law School, New York, NY. Panel "Lawyer in a Therapeutic Key"; presentation by Ms. Hansen, "Applying Principles of Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Corporate and Business Law and Mediation," July 1, 2009

U.S. Department of Commerce, Small Business Administration

U.S. Department of Commerce, Small Business Administration, the Ulster County Development Corporation and the Ulster county Chamber of Commerce; workshop "Doing Business In China" May 1, 2008, Kingston, NY.

Entrepreneurs' Breakfast Series, Mid Hudson Valley Center of Innovation, Lake Katrine, NY, November 15, 2006. Workshop presentation: "International Business: A Mélange" which included material on cross-cultural communications.

APICS Mid-Hudson

APICS Mid-Hudson (a professional business association) "Cross Cultural Skills: Relationship Building in Chinese Markets", September, 2006.

State University of New York

Adjunct Faculty, State University of New York, Ulster County (SUNY Ulster), taught " Business Law I", Kingston, NY, August to December 2006.

Chamber of Commerce

Orange County NY, Chamber of Commerce, Goshen, NY, presented workshop on "Cross Cultural Skills: Relationship Building in Chinese Markets", interactive workshop on Chinese culture for business people, February, 2006.

Council of Industry of Southeastern New York and the Hudson Valley International Trade Association

Council of Industry of Southeastern New York and the Hudson Valley International Trade Association, led workshop on "Taiwan and Chinese Markets", Newburgh, NY March 2005

Council of Industry of Southeastern New York and the Hudson Valley International Trade Association, "WTO and International Trade Agreements, Newburgh, NY, January 2003.

Babson College

Seventh International Symposium on Spirituality, Law and Business, Babson College, Wellesley MA, "Power, Presence and Purpose: Awareness and Leadership," March, 2004

World Affairs Council of the Mid-Hudson Valley

World Affairs Council of the Mid-Hudson Valley, organized the two-day visit of Lester Brown, founder of the Worldwatch Institute and the Earth Policy Institute to the Hudson Valley, moderated events at Bard College, Tivoli, NY; Dutchess Community College, Poughkeepsie, NY; Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, NY; and at the State University of New York at New Paltz (SUNY New Paltz), October 2004.

SUNY New Paltz

State University of New York at New Paltz (SUNY New Paltz) guest lecturer to two international business classes on "Practical Experience in International Business", October 2004.

International Alliance of Holistic Lawyers

International Alliance of Holistic Lawyers, Annual Meeting, Durham, New Hampshire, "The Spiritual Technology of the Lawyer's Oath," with Cheryl L. Conner, Esq., Oct. 2003

Leave a Legacy

Leave a Legacy, Dutchess County, NY, "How to Create and Administer Cross-Sectoral Projects Involving Non-Profit Organizations, Business and Government", Poughkeepsie, NY, May 2003.

New York City

Women -- Business -- Spirituality: A New Formula for Leadership, New York City, NY, "Power, Presence, Purpose: Meditation and Leadership," Oct 2002

Taiwan Business Council for Sustainable Development

Taiwan Business Council for Sustainable Development, organized and served as moderator for "National Conference on Sustainable Development" featuring Lester Brown, the founder of Worldwatch Institute and the Earth Policy Institute, September 1997.\

UNESCO

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO); Annual Meeting of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), Colombo, Sri Lanka, Plenary Session Presentation, "The Methodology for Community Involvement and Control of Sustainable Development and Land Use Planning", Summer 1993

Presented at conferences in the US and Taiwan on Taiwan laws, international business, legal developments in the European Community and investing and doing business in New York, 1989 through 1992.

Radio interviews in the United States on new trends in law practice including the holistic lawyers and Therapeutic Jurisprudence; trends in complementary medicine including Brennan Healing Science; sustainable development and environmental preservation

Radio interview in Taiwan on methodology for community involvement in sustainable development

Research and Publications

New York State Bar Association, www.nysba.org, Dispute Resolution Section Annual Meeting, program book, "Mediation: The Global Trend – Cross Cultural Aspects and Potential" pp. 771-794, January 30, 2014

New York State Bar Association, www.nysba.org, Dispute Resolution Section Annual Meeting , program book, "Cross Cultural Skills –Relationship Building in Chinese Market Seminar" and "Role Playing, Taiwanese Business Person and American Business Person" , both with Peter Lai, pp. 795-799, January 30, 2014

New Law Journal, Vol. 156, No. 7215, March 2006, Education and Training Supplement,
article, "The Bigger Picture" about the movement toward holistic law practice in the
United States, 2006

Senior Project for the Barbara Brennan School of Healing, Healing and Dying, research of the work done by Brennan Healers to support the dying, 2002-2003

Book Review of PRACTICING THERAPEUTIC JURISPRUDENCE LAW AS A HELPING PROFESSION by Dennis P. Stolle, David B. Wexler and Bruce J. Winick, published in a New York Lawyers Journal, 2001

Chemical Design Automation News, Vol. 7, No. 7, "Hansen Provides Overview on Intellectual Property Protection in the Republic of China", July 1993

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of China (Taiwan) the wrote the book: CERTAIN RECENT LEGAL DEVELOPMENTS IN THE EUROPAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY AFFECTING TAKEOVERS, MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS AND JOINT VENTURES, produced in English and Chinese, March 22, 1991

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 11, No. 2, Spring 1976, "Reflections upon Economic and Monetary Union in the European Community," with J.J. Norton

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