Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution (CSDR)

Professor Speaks About Research on NPR Affiliate

June 14th, 2017

Professor S.I. Strong recently appeared on the Jim Engster Show to discuss problems that political polarization raises for deliberative democracy in the United States. The segment was triggered by Professor Strong’s article, “Alternative Facts and the Post-Truth

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National Academy of Arbitrators Presents Professor Gely with David Petersen Award

June 6th, 2017

The National Academy of Arbitrators recently presented the David Petersen Award to Professor Rafael Gely at its annual meeting in Chicago. The award recognizes and honors individuals who have given invaluable service to the academy. Professor Gely

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The New Handshake: Professor Schmitz Co-Writes New Book on Online Dispute Resolution

May 9th, 2017

Professor Amy Schmitz recently published a book that seeks to explain how online dispute resolution (ODR) can expand access to remedies for consumers, with co-author Colin Rule, the mastermind behind the ODR systems of eBay and PayPal.

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Workshop for Private Online Dispute Resolution: Professor Schmitz Joins Meeting at Stanford University

May 4th, 2017

Professor Amy Schmitz recently participated by invitation in a meeting on establishing standards for online dispute resolution at Stanford University. The Workshop for Private Online Dispute Resolution gathered e-commerce enterprise representatives, entrepreneurs, government representatives and academics to share best practices and confer to develop a framework for private international online dispute resolution.

Professor Schmitz Named Co-Chair of ABA Technology and Dispute Resolution Committee

May 3rd, 2017

Professor Amy Schmitz was appointed as co-chair of the American Bar Association Technology and Dispute Resolution Committee, which was recently reorganized with a focus on the intersections between dispute resolution and technology issues. It includes online dispute

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