Stiffing the Arbitrators: The Problem of Nonpayment in Commercial Arbitration

There is a hole in our arbitral system. Despite being among the most efficient and prevalent means of resolving commercial disputes, and one generally favored by courts, arbitration is dangerously susceptible to the problem of nonpayment.

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Bargaining in the Shadow of the “Law?” — The Case of Same-Sex Divorce

In November 2003, in a 4-3 decision, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court held that Hillary and Julie Goodridge, a same-sex couple, were entitled to marry.


Symposium 2015 Recap

Our Symposium on February 28, 2015 discussing Restorative Justice was a success! Thank you to all of our wonderful speakers and attendees. Please see the Symposium 2015 page to see recaps and videos from each of the panels and the opening, afternoon, and keynote address.


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Restorative Justice: Theory Meets Application

HNLR Student Note Competition
The Harvard Negotiation Law Review (HNLR) invites you to participate in our inaugural student note competition. Entrants are invited to write about any topic related to Alternative Dispute Resolution, including negotiation, mediation, arbitration, dispute systems design, conciliation, restorative justice, and facilitation.