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International Dispute Resolution from a European Perspective
J.D. Course 623 (cross-listed) | 2 credit hours
This course addresses the different methods for resolving international commercial disputes (i.e. litigation, arbitration and mediation) with a focus on European developments. With regard to litigation, the course focuses on typical questions in transatlantic litigation. With regard to arbitration, it will analyze differences between major European arbitration laws and institutions. In the area of mediation, the course mainly addresses its specific role in European continental legal systems and recent legislative developments.
Recommended: It is recommended but not required that students have had a course in Choice of Law or in International Commercial Arbitration/Mediation.
This class will meet the first 4 weeks of the Fall 2010 semester on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, 9:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on the following dates: 8/31, 9/2, 9/3, 9/7, 9/9, 9/10, 9/14, 9/16, 9/17, 9/21, and 9/23.