Upcoming ADR Events at Moritz

The Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution is pleased to announce the 2018 JDR Symposium entitled:  Communication in Crisis: Implementing ADR Strategies in Times of Civil Unrest.

This topic will delve into the ways in which alternative dispute resolution techniques can be utilized during periods of civil unrest.  Since a peaceful resolution is the goal, ADR tactics from the fields of mediation, conflict resolution, and negotiation can help further the resolution process.  The Symposium will be Friday, November 9, 2018.

101 – Probate

David Horton, The Federal Arbitration Act And Testamentary Instruments, 90 N.C. L. Rev. 1027 (2012).
This article analyzes the Federal Arbitration Act in the context of arbitration clauses in the wills and trust field. The author argues that despite the intention of Congress, the approach the Supreme Court has taken to the FAA results in arbitration clauses related to wills and trusts to fall under the statute. The article includes analysis of potential issues under the FAA in the field of wills and trusts arbitration.