Course Description

601:591. ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION (2)

Jacobs, Petrilla


Familiarizes students with a wide range of dispute resolution processes both in theory and in practice. These processes are examined critically, with consideration of their strengths, weaknesses, and appropriate areas of use. Class sessions focus on negotiation, mediation, and arbitration as the primary dispute resolution alternatives to litigation. Heavy emphasis on experiential exercises involving students both in and outside the classroom.