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Straus Institute Partners with the City of Santa Monica to Offer Aid in Eviction Disputes

The Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine Caruso School of Law will collaborate with the City of Santa Monica to provide mediation for landlords and tenants.

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Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh Discusses "The Interface Between Arbitration and Mediation vis-a-vis the Singapore Convention"

Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh participated in the panel discussion, “The Interface Between Arbitration and Mediation vis-a-vis the Singapore Convention,” for the Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution at Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law, Punjab, on September 12.

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Professor Thomas Stipanowich, "Arbitration, Mediation and Mixed Modes" -- Harvard Negotiation Law Review (forthcoming)

Professor Thomas J. Stipanowich's article, "Arbitration, Mediation and Mixed Modes: Seeking Workable Solutions and Common Ground on Med-Arb, Arb-Med and Settlement-Oriented Activities by Arbitrators," will be published in the Harvard Negotiation Law Review.

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Pepperdine Caruso School of Law Receives $1 Million Gift for Dispute Resolution from the Honorable Daniel Weinstein

The Honorable Daniel Weinstein (Ret.) has made a generous $1 million gift to the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine University Caruso School of Law.

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Professor Tom Stipanowich Quoted in "How Olivia de Havilland Took on the Studio System and Won" -- Variety Magazine

Professor Thomas J. Stipanowich is quoted in an article on the actress who changed the Hollywood studio employment structure.

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Reimagining Justice Series Launches with Discussion on Criminal Justice

The first event in the series drew inspiration from “Just Mercy,” a movie that highlights the life and efforts of Bryan Stevenson, a widely acclaimed public interest lawyer who founded the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama.

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Professor Maureen Weston Engages Sports Law and ADR Experts From Across the Spectrum

As the COVID-19 pandemic caused Pepperdine Caruso Law Entertainment, Media, and Sports Law events to be postponed, Professor Weston brought a variety of experts online to meet students in her Sports Dispute Resolution courses.

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Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh Leads International ADR Dialogues Amid Pandemic and Unrest

From the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Professor Sukhsimranjit Singh has led global conversations on the role of mediators, and alternative dispute resolution more broadly, in serving as problem solvers, conveners, and peacemakers during these challenging times.

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Straus Partners with ADR Brasil in Webinar Series

The Straus Institute partnered with ADR Brasil and Resoluto in a five-part webinar series titled, "Beacons in Dispute Resolution," held throughout May, June, and early July.