From Leah Wing: Dear Colleagues, A reminder that the upcoming International Online Dispute Resolution Forum co-hosted by the National Center for State Courts and the National Center for Technology and … Continue reading ODR Industry Summit and International ODR Forum
From GFOIs Ben Davis and Amy Schmitz: The ODR Forum 2019 will be held in Williamsburg, Virginia from October 29th-30th with a preconference on October 28th. Presentation proposals are welcome … Continue reading ODR Forum on October 28-29
The New York Times published an interesting article worth reading, which riffs on Mark Zuckerberg’s statement that Facebook would develop an independent body to make decisions about acceptability of posts … Continue reading Dispute System Design for Facebook
From my colleague, Amy Schmitz: This is a further reminder I am sending out on behalf of Professor Ian Macduff, who is the Director of the NZ Centre for ICT … Continue reading ODR Forum Reminder – November 14-15
From my colleague, Amy Schmitz: Dear colleagues, I write to you about the 18th Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) Forum, to be hosted by the NZ Centre for ICT Law in … Continue reading ODR Forum 2018 — Innovation and Impact
I recently joined the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s Publications Board, which recruits people to write books, reviews book proposals, and oversees the Section’s bookselling operation. If you might want … Continue reading The New Handshake: Using ODR to Create Value for Consumers and Businesses
Virtually everyone in our field knows about the wonderful book, Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most, by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen. It focuses on everyday … Continue reading Difficult Conversations in the Modern Era of (Anti-)Social Media
The ABA is offering a 30% discount on its 2017 books. The discount is available only through the end of the month, so you need to act soon to take … Continue reading 30% Discount on ABA Books — Thru End of February
The ABA recently published The New Handshake: Online Dispute Resolution and the Future of Consumer Protection by my colleague, Amy Schmitz, and ODR guru, Colin Rule. The Global Pound Conference … Continue reading Consumer Redress: A Changing Tide?
I generally prefer not to tell people what to do. So perhaps I should reframe the title of this post to “If You Don’t Read Noam’s Masterpiece Right This Minute, … Continue reading Drop Everything and Read Noam’s Masterpiece Right Now
We have such an incredible group of people in our community doing wonderful work in so many different areas. Forty years ago, at the 1976 Pound Conference, Frank Sander proposed … Continue reading Global Pound Conference, Papal Encyclical on the Environment, and Cyberweek
For the final stage of a simulation in my negotiation course, one group of students negotiated with a video hookup to a student who had to be out of town. … Continue reading Have You Done a Simulation of a Negotiation by Video?