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Course Name The Theory and Practice of ADR (for non ADR Students)
Course Code LAW 6301P
Course Credits 6.0
Course Description

Students will be intensively exposed to a broad range of topics in the field. Topics include: adjudication and problem-solving; how the legal system understands conflict; a range of alternate theoretical models for analyzing and responding to conflict; conflict escalation and de-escalation; the impact of race, gender and cultural norms on conflict analysis; and evaluation of a range of negotiation theories, strategies and negotiator styles; philosophies, theories and styles of mediation; mediator neutrality; ethical issues in negotiation and mediation; power in negotiation and mediation; the role of the lawyer as negotiator and mediation advocate; hybrid processes for dispute resolution; designing dispute resolution processes; and the future of ADR.

Specialization N/A
Status Elective
Elective for General Law
CPD Hours Accredited by LSUC for 3.0 Professionalism Hours
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Linda Ippolito & Leslie Macleod
Term Summer 2018
Start date 2018-06-04
End date 2018-06-08

June 4 (2-5 pm) and June 5-8 (9-5 pm)

Location Osgoode Hall - 4700 Keele St
Presentation Format In-person
Method of Evaluation TBA
Program Format Intensive
Available for SCE No

All courses and schedules are subject to change.