Arbitration



SLN #: 80370
Course Prefix: LAW-701
Course Section: A
Credit Hours: 2
Instructor(s): Meyerson

Course Description:
As the use of alternative dispute resolution grows, arbitration is becoming a mainstream dispute resolution process. This course will examine the Federal Arbitration Act, and the Uniform Arbitration Act as it has been adopted in Arizona. Special segments will be devoted to labor, international, domain name and securities arbitration. The course will highlight key stages in the arbitration process and post-hearing procedures to vacate and enforce arbitration awards. Important policy issues in arbitration will also be discussed. An opportunity to observe an actual arbitration will be afforded to the students. The course will also offer practical learning opportunities such as drafting arbitration clauses in contracts and agreements, and participation in a simulated arbitration hearing with real attorneys presenting arguments for the students to rule upon.

Additional Information:
Credit Hours: 2
Grading Option: Numeric Grade and ONE-Time Pass Option is Available, or Letter Grade Only
Graduation Writing Requirement: No
Flexible Writing Requirement: No
Skills Requirement: No
Final Exam Given: Yes
Participation Points: Yes
Attendance Policy: Per Statement of Student Policies
Online Course Site: None