Santa Clara University School of Law


Greetings, everyone!

We're looking forward to spending this weeked with you all. We're going to have a lot of fun.

This page will serve as the course homepage.

Stay tuned for more information coming soon.

Can't wait to meet you all on Friday!

Colin and Jan

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Course Syllabus UPDATED 5-31-23

Final Essay Assignment - Due July 10, 2022 - UPDATED 5-31-23

this is a good sample paper of what we're looking for (though yours will be shorter)


The New Handshake: Online Dispute Resolution and the Future of Consumer Protection PDF.

Dispute Systems Design Chapter 2 ; Chapter 7 ; Chapter 8 .

Additional Readings (Optional)

Ethan Katsh: ODR: A Look at History – A Few Thoughts about the Present and Some Speculation about the Future
from Online Dispute Resolution: Theory and Practice - A Treatise on Technology and Dispute Resolution by Mohamed S. Abdel Wahab, Ethan Katsh and Daniel Rainey

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Online Dispute Resolution, by Dave Orr and Colin Rule

Online Dispute Resolution: Theory and Practice

Additional ODR Articles

Key Links

UNCITRAL ODR Working Group

If you have any problems or questions, please email Colin.