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Professor Schmitz Collaborates on Technology in Dispute Resolution Panel

The Journal of Dispute Resolution, Professor Amy J. Schmitz, and Professor Peter Reilly of Texas A&M University have collaborated to lay the foundation for an innovative symposium issue of the journal. This issue will be the focus of a special panel at the Association of American Law School’s Annual Meeting in New Orleans, La., on January 5, 2019. “Promises and…

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…

Professor Schmitz Named a Fellow of The National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution

Professor Amy J. Schmitz has been invited to become a fellow of The National Center for Technology and Dispute Resolution, which supports and sustains the development of information technology applications, institutional resources, and theoretical and applied knowledge for better understanding and managing conflict. This organization was founded in 1998 by University of Massachusetts professors of legal studies Ethan Katsh and Janet Rifkin,…

Professor Diamond Presents on BYOD and E-Discovery

The Knowledge Group invited Professor Randy Diamond to speak at a webinar, “BYOD in eDiscovery: Managing Risks and Ensuring Best Practices in 2017.” Professor Diamond provided an overview of BYOD (“bring your own device”) programs and policies and a case law update, including two recent BYOD cases. The California Supreme Court in City of San Jose v. Superior Court (Cal.…