Professors selected to speak at Community Enrichment Programs


January 8, 2010

Three Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law professors have been selected to speak in ASU President Michael Crow's 2009-2010 Community Enrichment Programs.

The programs are premier educational events that connect the Greater Phoenix community to ASU's visionary scholars and ideas through multiweek courses, single lectures and campus tours.
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Three College of Law professors have been selected to speak in ASU President Michael Crow's 2009-2010 Community Enrichment Programs.

The brochure on the programs states, "What began as a grassroots engagement effort in 1998 has flourished into a successful program that connects more than 500 community members each year with the vision and intellectual power of a New American University." http://www.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?individual_id=62"> />

Catherine">http://www.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?individual_id=62">Cathe... O'Grady, Associate Dean of the College of Law, spoke Nov. 9, 2009, on "Current cases in the U.S. Supreme Court: A close look at current Arizona and Arizona-related cases involving several different areas of the law."http://www.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?Individual_ID=28"> />

Michael">http://www.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?Individual_ID=28">Michael J. Saks, Regents' Professor of law and psychology, will speak at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at the Carefree Resort and Villas in Carefree on "The lack of science in U.S. forensic science," including the major problems revealed in a recent national report and the overhaul required to fix them. Cost is $20 per person.http://www.law.asu.edu/apps/faculty/faculty.aspx?individual_id=23"> />

Paul">http://www.law.asu.edu/apps/faculty/faculty.aspx?individual_id=23">Paul Bender, Professor and Dean Emeritus, will teach a four-part course, "Understanding the U.S. Supreme Court as seen through four recent cases," taking a critical look at four cases that illustrate the jurisprudence of the U.S. Supreme Court and its individual Justices. The course will be held on Thursdays, from 7-9 p.m., from Feb. 18-March 11 at Troon North Golf Club. Cost is $140 per person.

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Two professors speak at federal court conference


January 8, 2010

Two Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law professors will speak at the 2010 District of Arizona Federal District Court Conference on Friday, Feb. 12, at the Sheraton Phoenix Downtown Hotel, 340 N. Third St., Phoenix.http://www.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?individual_id=5328"> />

Art">http://www.law.asu.edu/Apps/Faculty/Faculty.aspx?individual_id=5328">Art Hinshaw, director of the Lodestar Dispute Resolution Program, will give a presentation on Ethics: Negotiation.http://www.law.asu.edu/apps/faculty/faculty.aspx?individual_id=41"> /> Download Full Image

Robert">http://www.law.asu.edu/apps/faculty/faculty.aspx?individual_id=41">Robert D. Bartels, Charles M. Brewer Professor of Trial Advocacy, will give an update on recent U.S. Supreme Court cases.

Hinshaw's research and teaching interests lie in the field of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), primarily mediation and negotiation. His research melds ADR theory and practice and includes one of the first published empirical studies of a statewide ADR program in the United States. Hinshaw's teaching responsibilities include the Lodestar Mediation Clinic and Negotiation, among other ADR courses.

Bartels has taught a variety of courses, including Fact Investigation, Evidence, Governmental Protection of Civil Rights, Trial Advocacy, Environmental Law, Civil Procedure and the Civil Justice Clinic. He has litigated more than 300 civil and criminal cases in various state and federal courts, including four oral arguments in the U.S. Supreme Court, and he currently handles criminal cases for the Arizona Justice Project at the College.

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Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law