Briefing Room

Sarah Cole

Professor Sarah Cole elected member of the American Law Institute

Professor Cole joins 10 other Ohio State Law faculty as members of ALI. Membership in ALI is one of the highest honors for any member of the legal profession. Cole holds the Michael E. Moritz Chair in Alternative Dispute Resolution and in 2013 received the Alumni Award for Distinguished Teaching.

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Sarah Cole

Novel California Law Takes Shot at Limiting Worker Arbitration

Professor Sarah Rudolph Cole was recently quoted in an article by Bloomberg News titled, “Novel California Law Takes Shot at Limiting Worker Arbitration.” “Despite the FAA’s preemptive power, states have continued passing laws to limit arbitration. New York, New Jersey, […]

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Sarah Cole

Lack of Arbitrator Diversity Is an Issue of Supply and Demand

“To me, the burden is really on the lawyers who select arbitrators,” Cole said. “At the moment of selection, be conscious of the issue.”

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Program on Dispute Resolution Ranked No. 1 by U.S. News and World Report

      The Program on Dispute Resolution at The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law has been ranked No. 1 in the country by U.S. News and World Report. The program is led by Sarah Cole, John W. […]

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Sarah Cole

Corporate Arbitration Tactic Backfires as Claims Flood In

“If it’s successful, I think it is a creative way that lawyers are trying to help individuals actually vindicate their claims,” Cole said. 

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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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University trustees promote faculty, approve appointments

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State University Board of Trustees approved multiple appointments and promotions for faculty members of the Michael E. Moritz College of Law. At their June meeting, the trustees approved the following: Cinnamon Carlarne was promoted to […]

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What Should You Know Regarding Possible Changes to Consumer Arbitration?

In recent months, a major lawsuit was filed by the Minnesota Attorney General against one of the nation’s major arbitration providers, and Congress is considering legislative reform of arbitration guidelines. Professor Sarah Rudolph Cole, an expert in arbitration, discusses the […]

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