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Professor Schmitz Contributes Chapter to New Book: Arbitration in the Digital Age

Professor Amy J. Schmitz contributed a chapter, “Arbitrating Online,” in the new book Arbitration in the Digital Age, published by Cambridge University Press.  Arbitration in the Digital Age analyses how technology can be efficiently and legitimately used to further sound arbitration proceedings. The contributions, from a variety of arbitration scholars, report on current developments, predict future trends, and assesses their…

Arbitration Team Travels to Chicago for National Competition

Mizzou Law’s Arbitration Team recently competed in Chicago at the American Bar Association National Arbitration Competition. The students qualified after taking first place at the ABA Regional Arbitration Competition in Pittsburgh. Team members are 3L Mary Grace Bruntrager (captain), 1L Rhett Buchmiller, 3L Travis Pringle, and 1L Anna Wilmesher. Professor Brad Desnoyer, ’09, coaches the team. Congratulations to the students…

Law School Chosen to Host ASCL 2019 Annual Meeting

In October 2019, the University of Missouri and the Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution will act as hosts of the 2019 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Comparative Law (ASCL).  ASCL is the leading organization in the United States promoting the comparative study of law and is a member of the American Council of Learned Societies and International Association of Legal…

Professor Speaks at Belgian Universities

Professor S.I. Strong recently gave presentations at two Belgian universities. At the University of Gent, she spoke on “Arbitration of Trust Disputes,” while at the Catholic University of Leuven, she spoke on “Class Actions and…

Mizzou Law Student, Professor Attend United Nations Meeting as NGOs

Third-year law student Brian Thompson recently joined Professor S.I. Strong at a session of Working Group II (Arbitration and Conciliation) of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) in New York. Thompson and Strong attended the meeting as non-governmental observers (NGOs) affiliated with the American Society of International Law (ASIL). The primary topic under discussion at the Working…