CSDR-LL.M. E-newsletter Archives

Vol. 9, Issue 8 - November 3, 2008

What’s Inside:

CSDR / LL.M. PROGRAM NEWS

PROF. JOHN LANDE QUOTED IN MISSOURI LAWYERS WEEKLY ARTICLE
Prof. John Lande
was quoted in the Oct. 27 Missouri Lawyers Weekly article “Making Your Case, The Push for Parenting Coordinators in Missouri.” Lande is a member of the statewide task force that worked on legislation for parenting coordination. To read the article online, you need to subscribe to Missouri Lawyers Weekly, see http://www.molawyersweekly.com.

PROF. JOHN LANDE ATTENDED INTERNATIONAL MEDIATION LEADERSHIP SUMMIT IN THE HAGUE
On Oct. 31, Prof. John Lande attended the International Mediation Leadership Summit sponsored by the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution in collaboration with 12 other ADR organizations. The meeting took place at the Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands, with the goal of developing relationships between ADR leaders from around the world. Lande was one of 80 participants from 29 different countries. He presented his latest scholarly work and led small-group discussions.

PROF. RICHARD REUBEN MODERATES PANEL
The MU Center for the Study of Conflict, Law & the Media sponsored a panel at the Law School on Oct. 24, “Media Coverage of Civil Litigation: Is the Media Getting it Right?” Prof. Richard Reuben and Prof. Michael Grinfeld, co-directors of the Center, moderated the discussion.

CONFERENCES / RESOURCES / CONTESTS

ABA TELECONFERENCE AND LIVE AUDIO WEBCAST ON INSURANCE MEDIATION
NOV. 12, 1-2:30 PM EASTERN TIME
The American Bar Association is sponsoring a teleconference and live audio webcast on Wed., Nov. 12, “Advance Problems in Insurance Mediation: ‘Reservations of Rights' in the Defense of Third-Party Claims.” For details, see http://maestro.abanet.org/trk/click?ref=zpqri74vj_3-74e5x3a924x113702&.

ABA TELECONFERENCE ON EMPLOYMENT MEDIATION
NOV. 12, 1-2:30 PM EASTERN TIME
The American Bar Association is sponsoring a teleconference, “Employment Mediation Strategies: From Selection to Resurrecting the Faltering Mediation.” To register, see http://www.abanet.org/cle/programs/t08ems1.html.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

MEDIATION COORDINATOR, CIRCUIT COURT OF CARROLL COUNTY
WESTMINSTER, MD
The Circuit Court of Carroll County seeks a mediation coordinator. For details, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. Application deadline: Nov. 10.

ADR MEDIATOR, EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION
MIAMI, FL
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission seeks an ADR Mediator. Application deadline: Nov. 13.

PROGRAM OFFICER, UNITED STATES INSTITUTE OF PEACE
WASHINGTON, DC

The United States Institute of Peace seeks a program officer for its Center for Conflict Analysis and Prevention. Application deadline: Nov. 17.

CLINICAL FACULTY, UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND SCHOOL OF LAW
BALTIMORE, MD
The University of Maryland School of Law seeks a clinical faculty member in ADR. The faculty member also will serve as director of the Center for Dispute Resolution at the University of Maryland School of Law. For details on this position, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu.

VOLUNTEER OFFICE MANAGER, RESTORATIVE JUSTICE MEDIATION PROGRAM
SAN DIEGO, CA
The San Diego Restorative Justice Mediation Program is looking for a volunteer office manager to work 20-30 daytime hours each week. For details on this position, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR CONFLICT MANAGEMENT, COLUMBIA COLLEGE, SOUTH CAROLINA
COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA
Columbia College seeks an assistant professor in the academic disciplines of behavioral science, conflict resolution, psychology, sociology, social work or related disciplines. For details, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu .

PROFESSOR OF INTERNATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION, MONTEREY INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
MONTEREY, CA
The Graduate School of International Policy Studies at The Monterey Institute of International Studies seeks applicants for a full-time faculty position.