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American Law Institute Names Professor Mitchell as Member

October 30th, 2015

The American Law Institute (ALI) has elected Professor S. David Mitchell as a member of its prestigious ranks. Created in 1923, the ALI is a body of legal scholars whose goal is to rein in some of

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ABA Journal Cover Story Highlights Professor Lande’s Research

October 30th, 2015

The cover story in the November 2015 issue of the ABA Journal, “Lawyers Shackled by Fear, Fear Not: While Feelings of Dread May Be Endemic to the Legal Profession, They Can Be Transformed to Positive Effect,” features

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Mizzou Law Faculty, Alumni to Serve on Racial and Ethnic Fairness Commission

October 29th, 2015

Several School of Law alumni and faculty members were recently appointed by the Supreme Court of Missouri to its new Commission on Racial and Ethnic Fairness. The commission will focus its study on six areas – the

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Dean Henson to Serve on Supreme Court Judicial Subcommittee

October 29th, 2015

Associate Dean Chuck Henson was recently appointed by the Supreme Court of Missouri to the Commission on Racial and Ethnic Fairness for a two-year term. He will serve on the commission’s Judicial Subcommittee, which will consider, among

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Papers from CSDR Symposium on Judicial Education Published

October 28th, 2015

In October 2014, the Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution hosted an international symposium, “From Myth to Methodology: Judicial Education and the Art of Judging.” Panelists came from the United States, Canada and Australia and included Judge Duane Benton of

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