Past Events

Tue, 03/25/2008 - 10:05
Mark A. Drumbl, Class of 1975 Alumni Professor of Law and Director, Transnational Law Institute, Washington and Lee University School of Law, spoke on “Mass Atrocity and Traditional Dispute Resolution: The Rwandan and Ugandan Experiences.” Drumbl recently...
Mon, 03/24/2008 - 10:10
Haleh Esfandiari is the Director of the Middle East Program at the Woodrow Wilson Center and a well-known Middle Eastern scholar and Iran specialist. Haleh Esfandiari spoke on "Iran-U.S. Relations: A View from Prison." Before joining the Wilson Center in 1998, she...
Fri, 02/08/2008 - 09:05
John Paul Lederach, Professor of International Peacebuilding, The Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peacebuilding, University of Notre Dame, spoke as part of the PEACE IN THE DESERT™ lecture...
Mon, 02/04/2008 - 11:30
Laura Nader, Professor of Social Cultural Anthropology, University of California, Berkeley, spoke on Confict Resolution and the Anti-Law Movement: A Global Effort?. Professor Nader's current work focuses on how central dogmas are made and how they work in law,...
Thu, 12/06/2007 - 19:30
Dennis Ross spoke as part of the PEACE IN THE DESERT™ lecture series. Ross, former director of policy planning for President George H.W. Bush and special Middle East coordinator under President Bill Clinton, is a skilled diplomat who was intimately involved...
Thu, 11/15/2007 - 09:00
Sponsored jointly by the William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV and theSchool of Medicine at the University of Nevada, Reno, Professor ...
Mon, 11/05/2007 - 11:45
November 5, 2007 Art Hinshaw, Director of the Lodestar Dispute Resolution Program and Associate Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, spoke on "Negotiation Ethics: A Material Misunderstanding." His research...
Fri, 10/12/2007 - 09:20
Leading scholars and practitioners in the fields of dispute resolution, environmental law, water law and land use discussed the extent to which collaborative approaches are and should be used to resolve issues relating to the Colorado River and its surroundings....
Fri, 09/21/2007 - 12:30
Scott R. Peppet, Associate Professor, University of Colorado Law School, spoke on “The Ethics of Collaborative Law.” Professor Peppet specializes in legal ethics and in alternative dispute resolution and negotiation. He is the co-author of both an award...
Tue, 06/26/2007 - 09:00
Streetball is a form of basketball popular in urban areas that takes place on playgrounds and in gymnasiums around the world. “Hafla” is a word common to both Hebrew and Arabic and means “celebration” or “party”. Put them together and you have Streetball...
Wed, 04/04/2007 - 14:00
Saltman Center Jean Sternlight gave the annual Ohio State University Moritz School of Law Schwartz Lecture on Dispute Resolution. The talk was entitled "Good Lawyers Should Be Good Psychologists: Insights for Interviewing and Counseling Clients," Sternlight and co...
Sat, 03/17/2007 - 09:00
Elizabeth Naccarato and Jennifer Routheaux won second place in the National Finals of the ABA Client Counseling Competition held in Dallas, TX. The theme was family law. They were the top American team, as the first place team was Canadian, and represented the U.S...
Sun, 02/25/2007 - 13:15
Photo: Fred Conrad, The New York Times The inaugural address of the Saltman Center's "Peace in the Desert" Lecture Series kicked off with Thomas L. Friedman, New York Times Columnist and author of "From Beirut to Jerusalem" and "The World is Flat," who...
Mon, 02/12/2007 - 09:00
Prof. Michael Moffit, University of Oregon Law School, spoke on "Customized Litigation: The Case for Making Civil Procedure Negotiable."
Thu, 02/01/2007 - 09:00
Prof. Robert Rhee, Washburn School of Law, addressed Boyd students and faculty on "The Effect of Risk on Legal Valuation".