Resolving IP Disputes: Calling for an Alternative Paradigm

Center for the Dispute Resolution Symposium 2014

October 9-10, 2014

In cooperation with the University of Missouri International Center and the University of Missouri Transatlantic Center, with additional support from the Office of the Vice Provost for International Programs. Competition sponsored by the Lawyers Conference of the Judicial Division of the American Bar Association (ABA).

Main Program Schedule

The main symposium will be held on Friday, October 10, 2014, following the works-in-progress conference on Thursday, October 9, 2014.

8:00 - 8:15


Dean Gary Myers, CSDR Director Rafael Gely and Professor S.I. Strong


Panel - What Does it Mean to be a Judge?

Prof. Robert G. Bone
G. Rollie White Teaching Excellence Chair in Law School of Law, The University of Texas at Austin

Prof. Chad M. Oldfather
Professor of Law, Marquette University Law School


Panel - What are the Goals of Judicial Education?

Prof. Kathleen E. Mahoney
Faculty of Law University of Calgary, Canada

Prof. Catherine A. Rogers
Professor of Law and International Affairs Paul & Marjorie Price Faculty Scholar
Penn State Law

Professor of Ethics, Regulation & the Rule of Law
Co-Director of the Institute for Ethics, Regulation & the Rule of Law
Queen Mary, University of London, United Kingdom

The Honorable Mary R. Russell
Chief Justice
Supreme Court of Missouri




Panel - What is the Best Pedagogy to Use in Judicial Education?

Dr. Livingston Armytage
Centre for Judicial Studies

Adjunct Professor of Law
University of Sydney, Australia

Prof. T. Brettel Dawson
Department of Law and Legal Studies
Carleton University, Canada

Academic Director
National Judicial Institute, Canada

The Honorable Jeremy Fogel
Federal Judicial Center

District Judge
United States District Court for the Northern District of California



12:00 -1:00

Keynote Presentation

The Honorable Duane Benton
Circuit Judge
United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit


Close of Symposium