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Professor Abrams Publishes Casebook’s Sixth Edition

May 10th, 2017

Professor Doug Abrams and his co-authors have published the sixth edition of their popular casebook, Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy, and Practice. The book continues its interdisciplinary emphasis, practical approach, and in-depth coverage of lawyering, child

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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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Professor Barondes Publishes Op-Ed on Gun-Free School Zones Act

May 8th, 2017

In advance of President Trump’s address to the National Rifle Association, Professor Royce Barondes recently contributed an op-ed to political journalism website The Hill about the Gun-Free School Zones Act. The act generally prohibits private firearms possession

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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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