Quinnipiac-Yale Dispute Resolution Workshop

The Quinnipiac-Yale Dispute Resolution Workshop sponsors a lecture series featuring nationally recognized scholars and practitioners.
The talks are open to the public, as well as the Yale and Quinnipiac communities, and are structured to allow time for questions and discussion.

For more information, please contact:

Noah Messing
(203) 436-8111 or [email protected]

Charlie Pillsbury
(203) 582-8145 or [email protected]

2016-2017 Speakers

Thomas Stipanowich, Pepperdine University School of Law
“The International Evolution of Mediation: A Call for Dialogue and Deliberation”
Thursday, October 13, 2016, noon – 1:30 p.m.
Quinnipiac University School of Law, SLE 221-Library
370 Bassett Road, North Haven
Lunch will be served: PLEASE RSVP to Sue Ann Ney at [email protected] by Thursday, October 6

Chessy Prout, her family and Attorney Steven J. Kelly
"Sexual Assault at St. Paul's School: A Conversation with the Plaintiff"
Thursday, October 27, 2016, noon - 1:30 p.m.
Yale Law School, Room 122
Lunch will be served
Reception to follow in the Faculty Lounge
Refreshments will be served: PLEASE RSVP to Pat Florio at [email protected] by Thursday, October 20

Catherine Albiston, University of California, Berkeley - School of Law
“The Dispute Tree and the Legal Forest”
Thursday, November 17, 2016, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Yale Law School, Room 122
Refreshments will be served: PLEASE RSVP to Pat Florio at [email protected] by Thursday, November 10

Peter Salem, Executive Director, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
Michael Saini, Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto

“A Survey of Beliefs and Priorities About Access to Justice of Family Law: The Search for a Multidisciplinary Perspective”
Thursday, December 1, 2016, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Quinnipiac University, Center for Medicine, Nursing & Health Services, Room 105
370 Bassett Road, North Haven
Refreshments will be served: PLEASE RSVP to Sue Ann Ney at [email protected] by Thursday, November 23

Heather Scheiwe Kulp, Harvard Law School
Amanda L. Kool, Harvard Law School

“You Help Me, He Helps You: Dispute Systems Design in the Sharing Economy”
Thursday, January 12, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Quinnipiac University, Center for Medicine, Nursing & Health Services, Room 105
370 Bassett Road, North Haven
Refreshments will be served: PLEASE RSVP to Sue Ann Ney at [email protected] by Friday, January 6

David Noll, Rutgers Law School
"Regulating Arbitration" California Law Review, forthcoming (2016)
Friday, February 10, 2017, noon - 1:30  p.m.
Yale Law School, Room 121
Lunch will be served: Please RSVP to Pat Florio at [email protected] by Friday, February 3

David Laitin, Stanford University
"How Civil Wars End" 
Wednesday, February 15, 2017, noon - 1:30  p.m.
Yale Law School, Faculty Lounge
Lunch will be served: Please RSVP to Pat Florio at [email protected] by Wednesday, February 8

Richard Frankel, Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Drexel University
"Bootstraps on the Ground: A Response to Professor Leslie" 
Thursday, March 23, 2017, noon - 1:30  p.m.
Yale Law School, Room 127
Lunch will be served: Please RSVP to Pat Florio at [email protected] by Thursday, March 16

Senator George J. Mitchell, Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader & Former U.S. Special Envoy for Middle East Peace
"A Path to Peace" 
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, noon - 1:30  p.m.
Yale Law School, Faculty Lounge
Lunch will be served: Please RSVP to Pat Florio at [email protected] by Wednesday, March 29

Rachel Wohl, Straus Institute of Dispute Resolution & Former Executive Director, Maryland Mediation and Conflict Resolution Office
“Mindfulness in the Heat of Conflict: Taking STOCK”
Thursday, April 6, 2017, 4:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Quinnipiac University School of Law, SLE 221-Library
370 Bassett Road, North Haven
Refreshments will be served: PLEASE RSVP to Sue Ann Ney at [email protected] by Thursday, March 30