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LAW 2053 v00 : International Commercial Arbitration in Cross-Cultural Context

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Week One
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sis30 Strong, Stacie
LAW 2053 v00: International Commercial Arbitration in Cross-Cultural Context
International Commercial Arbitration in Cross-Cultural Context
MTWThF 1:30pm-4:05pm (1/6 to 1/10)
Special Requirement


WEEK ONE COURSE. This seminar will meet for one week only on the following days: Monday, January 6, 2020 through Friday, January 10, 2020, 1:30 p.m. - 4:05 p.m.

This course is mandatory pass/fail and will not count toward the 7 credit pass/fail limit for J.D. students.

Attendance at all class sessions is mandatory and all enrolled students must attend the first class in order to remain enrolled. Students on the wait list must attend the first class in order to be admitted off the wait list. Enrolled students will have until the beginning of the second class session to request a drop by contacting the Office of the Registrar. Once the second class session begins, students may only seek a withdrawal by contacting their academic advisor in the Office of Graduate Programs. Withdrawals are permitted up until the last class for this specific course.

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Personal Information


Professor S.I. Strong specializes in private international and comparative law, with a particular emphasis on international commercial arbitration and litigation.  She began her teaching career at the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford in the United Kingdom before taking up a position at the University of Missouri in the United States, where she is now the Manley O. Hudson Professor of Law. Professor Strong is an experienced practitioner, having acted as Counsel at Baker & McKenzie after working as a dual-qualified (U.S.-England) lawyer/solicitor in the New York and London offices of Weil, Gotshal & Manges. Professor Strong has published over one hundred books, chapters and articles in Europe, Asia and the Americas, including Arbitration of Trust Disputes:  Issues in National and International Law (2016), Class, Mass and Collective Arbitration in National and International Law (2013), and Research and Practice in International Commercial Arbitration: Sources and Strategies (2009), from Oxford University Press, and International Commercial Arbitration:  A Guide for U.S. Judges (2012) from the Federal Judicial Center (the research and education arm of the U.S. federal judiciary). Her scholarly work has been cited by numerous courts and international arbitral tribunals and has been translated into Spanish, French, Chinese and Russian.  Professor Strong, who holds a Ph.D. in law from the University of Cambridge, a D.Phil. from the University of Oxford, a J.D. from Duke University, an M.P.W. from the University of Southern California and a B.A. from the University of California, acts as an arbitrator on a variety of commercial matters.

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