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Professor Maureen Weston Presents Arbitration Law Update for ABA Section on Dispute Resolution Conference

Professor Maureen Arellano Weston presented "Arbitration Law Update, Innovative Uses of Arbitration and Technology" at the ABA Section on Dispute Resolution Virtual Conference.

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Professor Maureen Weston Presents "Arbitration at the Ballot Box" -- American Bar Association Webinar

Professor Maureen Arellano Weston presented "Arbitration at the Ballot Box" for a webinar of the American Bar Association, Section on Dispute Resolution.

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Pepperdine Caruso Law Moves Summer Session to the Virtual Classroom

Academic courses and professional training programs in dispute resolution will be offered online to prepare students for conflict management demands.

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Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh Presents Lecture on Stability in the Pandemic

Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh presented a Zoom lecture, titled Stability in the Pandemic, hosted by the International Institute for Conflict Resolution and Prevention (CPR) in New York.

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Pepperdine Caruso Law Wishes Professor Peter Robinson Well in Retirement

Legendary Professor Peter Robinson delivered his final class lecture this week, fittingly in Apology, Forgiveness, and Reconciliation, following a remarkable thirty-year career at Pepperdine Caruso Law.

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Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh and Judge Danny Weinstein to Host Global Conversation on Conflict in COVID-19

Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh and Judge Danny Weinstein will host a global conversation, “Cross-Cultural Challenges in COVID-19,” on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 11:00 am PDT.

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Sofia Ramyar (MDR '21) Promotes Youth-Led Efforts for Peace in Afghanistan

Sofia Ramyar (MDR ‘21), an international advocate for peace, began her dispute resolution degree at the Straus Institute this January.

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Straus Faculty Lead Colleagues on Transitioning to Teach ADR Online

The Straus Institute has been at the forefront of teaching ADR online, having successfully implemented three online degree programs, including a Master of Legal Studies, a Master of Dispute Resolution, and its newest LL.M. in Dispute Resolution.

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33rd Annual Professional Skills Program Launches Online

Every year in June, hundreds of dispute resolution practitioners, government officials, nonprofit leaders, lawyers from across the spectrum, community members, and clergy convene in Malibu for the opportunity to learn from nationally-recognized ADR experts.