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8189.06 - Multiparty Mediation Clinic
Second Writing Requirement? Yes
Professional Responsibility? No
Means of Assessment: Paper, Class Presentation, and Class Participation
Special Notes: Limited enrollment
This course examines the legal, ethical, and policy issues that arise when using the mediation process to resolve multi-party controversies. Students work with the professor and clinical attorney as neutral interveners in the development of party engagement protocols, problem definition, and mediated negotiations for multi-party disputes. In addition to the applied work, each student must mediate a simulated case that is recorded and reviewed by Professor Stulberg; analyzes and critiques the simulated mediation work of a professional mediator; and writes a targeted analytical paper that examines an important policy issue in the field. Students who have taken the Mediation Practicum/Seminar may not take this course. Students who take this course MUST have at least one weekday afternoon (1:00-4:00 p.m.) and one weekday evening (5:30-8:30 p.m.) (excluding Friday) free for clinic activity. In addition, each student must participate in the mandatory performance skill training program that will take place at the law school on Friday, January 11, 2012 from 4:00-7:30 p.m., and Saturday, January 12, 2013 and Sunday, January 13 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
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