ANNUAL ABA SECTION OF DISPUTE RESOLUTION CONFERENCE WILL FEATURE MU LAW FACULTY AND ALUMNI
APRIL 5-8, ATLANTA, GA
Many present and former University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law faculty and alumni will be on panels of the Annual Conference of the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution, which will be in Atlanta, April 5-8. This is the premier event in the dispute resolution field each year. A flyer for the conference is available at http://www.abanet.org/dispute/conference/2006/2006sectconference.pdf.
The following people will appear in the program s listed below.
Philip Harter - Consensus vs. Collaboration: Is There a Difference in Negotiated Rulemaking?
John Lande - How Mediator Styles and Written Standards of Conduct Create Chaos for the Practicing Mediator
John Lande - The Vanishing Trial and Dispute Resolution
Richard Reuben - Neutrality and Impartiality: How Much is Enough?
Leonard Riskin - A Dialogue with Deep Thinkers in the Dispute Resolution Field
Former MU faculty
Chris Guthrie, Vanderbilt University - Using Psychology to Get the Deal Done
Bobbi McAdoo, Hamline University - Justice and ADR: Are Mediation, Arbitration and Other ADR Processes Effectuating Justice?
Jean Sternlight, University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Justice and ADR: Are Mediation, Arbitration and Other ADR Processes Effectuating Justice?
Jean Sternlight, University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Update on Class Action Arbitrations and the Controversy Over Class Action Waivers
Art Hinshaw (J.D. ’93, LL.M. ’00), Arizona State University - Neutrality and Impartiality: How Much is Enough?
John R. Phillips (J.D. ’71), Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin , Kansas City, MO - Mediating WITH the Insurance Industry: Techniques for Successful Negotiation
John R. Phillips (J.D. ’71), Blackwell Sanders Peper Martin , Kansas City , MO - Electronic Discovery and Evidence: The New Battleground in Arbitration As Well As Litigation
Paula Young (LL.M. ’03), Appalachian School of Law - Take it or Leave it. Lump it or Grieve it: Designing Mediator Complaint Systems that Protect Mediators, Unhappy Parties, Attorneys, Courts, the Process, and Field
INTERNATIONAL ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION FORUM
MARCH 22-23, CAIRO, EGYPT
The Fourth International Forum on Online Dispute Resolution will be held in Cairo on March 22-23. The Forum will be held under the auspices of the Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration and in collaboration with: CITDR, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, the Arab League, and UNCITRAL. For details, see http://www.odr.info/cairo/.
ASSOCIATE MEDIATOR, CONCUR
CONCUR is seeking an associate mediator for its Berkeley office. CONCUR provides environmental dispute resolution, policy analysis, and strategic planning services. For more information, see http://www.concurinc.com/. Initial applications invited by Jan. 20, recruitment remains open.