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Professor Abrams Discusses Youth Sports Concussion Prevention and Litigation

December 8th, 2015

In a new blog post, Professor Doug Abrams explains that prevention efforts, and not tort litigation, should remain the primary strategy to meet the youth sports concussion crisis because prevention is proactive; lawsuits are essentially only reactive.

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Professor Lande Presents Preliminary Results of Study on Planned Early Dispute Resolution

December 7th, 2015

Professor John Lande recently presented preliminary results of his study on how and why corporations use planned early negotiation. A video of the presentation, given at the St. Thomas Law School symposium “Dispute System Design: Justice, Accountability

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Professor Strong Speaks at the International Chamber of Commerce Institute in Paris

December 4th, 2015

Professor S.I. Strong recently spoke in Paris at the 35th annual meeting of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Institute. The event, “Class and Group Actions in Arbitration: The Future of Class, Collective and Mass Arbitration,” brought

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Blogs Note Research Performed by Mizzou Law Faculty

December 3rd, 2015

Two professors’ recent work is the subject of blog posts by colleagues at other schools. Stanford Law Professor Lisa Larrimore Ouellette discusses Professor Erika Lietzan’s article, The Myth of Data Exclusivity, on a patent law and intellectual

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Textbook Co-Written by Dean Myers to be Published

December 3rd, 2015

A textbook co-written by Dean Gary Myers will be published this month. The fifth edition of Entertainment, Media, and the Law: Text, Cases, and Problems was co-written with Paul C. Weiler of Harvard University and William W.

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