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The following course information is effective for the Summer 2018 term.

PLS 236 Alternative Dispute Resolution

This course provides an overview of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) mechanisms used in the American legal system such as negotiation, mediation, and arbitration. Students explore the various statutes, regulations and ethical standards applicable to alternative dispute resolution and learn the basic paralegal skills needed to assist attorneys who work with parties in conflict. Students will learn to apply ADR in the context of the judicial system to specific disputes in various industries and areas of practice with a focus on the specific role of the paralegal in ADR. Students will be expected to participate in various role play activities.

Prerequisite: PLS 110 and PLS 114 (both C or better)

Typically Offered: Offered spring, even yrs only.

Offered Summer 2018: No

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