After receiving an expression of interest, NAB’s Board of Directors has given approval for the formation of a Pittsburgh Chapter to commence. The effort will be headed by Professor Charles T. Kotuby Jr., FCIArb. Charles has recently joined the faculty at the University of Pittsburgh Law School where he is a Professor of Practice and the Executive Director of the Center for International Legal Education. Anyone NAB member in Pittsburgh or the surrounding area should contact Charles about the Pittsburgh Chapter in formation. Chapter Formation is a process and the requirements may be found in the By-laws on the NAB website (look under the About tab for Bylaws starting at page 25). Charles is a Featured Member for October, so watch for more information about him on the website. He can be reached at