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School of Law’s Inaugural Transactional Law Competition to be Held September 27

September 18th, 2013

The School of Law’s first Transactional Law Competition will be held on September 27. Competitor teams will consist of two or three students who will work cooperatively to resolve a transactional law problem, which was adapted from

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The Huffington Post Features Professor’s Sports Concussions Column

September 17th, 2013

Prof. Doug Abrams’ latest commentary on sports concussions recently appeared in The Huffington Post. His column concerns statutes, enacted in 49 states since 2009, that seek to improve treatment of concussions suffered by children who play organized

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Rediscovering Justice Basis for Prof. Hawley’s Address to Philadelphia Society

September 17th, 2013

Prof. Joshua Hawley recently addressed the national meeting of the Philadelphia Society, one of the oldest conservative and libertarian societies in the nation whose members have included Frederich Hayek and Milton Friedman. Prof. Hawley spoke to the

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Prof. Lande Conducts Focus Groups for U.S. District Court

September 17th, 2013

This summer, Prof. John Lande conducted focus groups for the Mediation and Assessment Program of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Missouri. The program, which previously was called the Early Assessment Program, requires parties

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Prof. Strong Speaks on Multiparty Mediation in New York

September 13th, 2013

Prof. S.I. Strong recently spoke at the Eighth Annual International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) New York Conference on ICC Mediation: Essentials for Efficient Dispute Resolution. Her presentation focused on multiparty mediation and the difficulties of getting all the parties

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