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Featured Events

Feb 10

Advanced Mediation Training Series: Handling Emotions Productively

Human emotions are vital in mediation: They let us know what matters, they help us connect with others, and they propel us to action. At the same time, people in conflict often experience intense negative emotions that can derail a mediation. This session will provide a basis for understanding the neurobiology of emotion, as well as provide tools for enhancing the positive emotions – and managing the negative emotions – of participants, attorneys, and mediators themselves.

Virtual Event
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
May 12

Advanced Mediation Training Series: Legality & The Neutral’s Basis in Law

Explore the legal basis and professional standards underlying mediation, and develop a key base for practice covering mediation statutes, confidentiality, ethics, competence, and new developments in the law.

Virtual Event
9:00 am - 11:00 am
May 17

Class of 2021 Commencement Ceremony

When people achieve milestones in life as momentous as graduating from law school, it is a commonplace truism that they did not get there on…

Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
Sep 29

Advanced Mediation Training Series: Dynamic Mediation Approaches

This session delves into specific step-by-step process details of the mediation session itself, while also exploring specific scenarios and challenges that mediators encounter in complex, and multi-party cases.

Virtual Event
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Board of Directors

The University of California Hastings College of the Law was established by statute in 1878 and is governed by a Board of Directors. Click here to access Meeting Notices, Agendas and Materials of the boards of UC Hastings and the Hastings Campus Housing Finance Authority.