LAW7601 - Alternative Dispute Resolution

LAW7601 - Alternative Dispute Resolution

Course Number: 

7601

Type: 

Lecture

Credits: 

3

Prerequisite(s):

none

An examination of the various available means, short of litigation, of processing disputes in our society. Students will survey some of the principal theoretical and practical issues concerning negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and "mixed' dispute resolution processes. Students will participate in short mock negotiations, mediations and other alternative resolution processes in order to gain a more direct appreciation of the issues presented.