MBA student Simon Tam's dispute with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office over an application to trademark the name of his band, The Slants, is receiving attention from major networks including BBC World News, NPR and Time.
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MA, Conflict Resolution, Abilene Christian University
Lori, in addition to teaching communication and conflict resolution courses at many universities, has a mediation and conflict resolution practice. Through several years of resolving complex insurance claims, Lori has learned strong collaborative and consensus building skills which she enjoys sharing in the classroom. On a regular basis, she volunteers as a mediator in the Multnomah County court system.