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alternative dispute resolution


Designing solutions for the future

Ohio State’s Dispute System Design Workshop gives students the opportunity to interact with real clients and develop solutions to problems using dispute resolution methods.

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Stulberg Wins 2015 Ohio Mediation Association Better World Award

Professor Joseph B. Stulberg was recently named the 2015 winner of the Ohio Mediation Association’s Better World Award.

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ABA Negotiation Competition Results

Two of Moritz’s traveling Moot Court teams recently took a trip to Chicago to compete in the ABA Regional Negotiation Tournament.

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2014 Lawrence Competition Winners

3Ls Josh Fravel and Ed Hebb have been named this year’s Lawrence Negotiation Competition winners. They, along with 2Ls Chris Sponseller and Matt Raby, who took second place, will now represent the Moritz College of Law at the ABA Regional Negotiations Competition in November.

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Lawrence Lecture to focus on peacemaking in America

In a time when race relations are again making national headlines, Director of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Community Relations Service Grande H. Lum will present a talk on the importance of conflict resolution and the conciliation needs of communities throughout the nation. Lum will present the 2014 Lawrence Negotiation Lecture in the Saxbe Auditorium on Sept. 30 at noon.

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Factor, Fairbanks place second in nation

Second-year students Amy Factor and Madalyn Fairbanks finished second in the National ABA Representation in Mediation Competition held last week in Miami. The team advanced to the national competition after winning their regional competition held in Providence, RI earlier in the winter.

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Rogers honored for lifetime achievement in ADR

Nancy Hardin Rogers was honored with the prestigious James F. Henry Award from the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR), nonprofit organization of global corporations, law firms, scholars, and public institutions dedicated to commercial conflict prevention and alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

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Program on Dispute Resolution to host welcome event

Students are encouraged to come to Room 348 at 12:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11 to learn about the many ways they can become involved in the Program on Dispute Resolution while studying at the Moritz College of Law. Professors from […]

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Lawrence Lecture to focus on negotiation ethics

The difficulties of learning and understanding negotiation ethics will be the focus of this year’s annual Lawrence Negotiation Lecture, scheduled for Sept. 19.

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Cohen named Radcliffe Institute Fellow

Professor Amy Cohen has been selected as a Radcliffe Institute Fellow for the 2013-14 academic year. This extremely competitive program provides a one-year fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and supports outstanding research projects in a variety of disciplines.

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Professor Cole receives Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching

Sarah Rudolph Cole, the John W. Bricker Professor of Law, was surprised in her classroom Thursday morning by E. Gordon Gee, president of The Ohio State University, and a few other visitors who came to congratulate her on winning the 2013 Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching.

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Winners declared in mediation competition

Sixteen teams competed; when it was all over, only two were left standing.

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