Tag Archives: Conflict

Loveless – What Happens When A Divorcing Couple Can’t Escape A Conflict Trap? A Mediator’s Review

The Russian film Loveless, directed by Andrey Zvyagintsev, is an intense, provocative drama that can be viewed on many levels.    It is a comment on what happens when a marriage breaks down as well as a critique of modern Russian … Continue reading

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Brain Death Forsaken: Growing Conflict and New Legal Challenges

My new 61-page article "Brain Death Forsaken: Growing Conflict and New Legal Challenges" has now been published in the  Journal of Legal Medicine 37(3-4): 265-324. Read more detail on Recent Health Care Law posts –

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Can mapping conflict data explain, predict and prevent violence? – BBC News

That night he wrote an algorithm on his laptop that connected the locations of cities and towns, and mapped them against data about conflict sourced from The Global Terrorism Database and The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)."The results were amazing," … Continue reading

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New resource on New Zealand conflict of laws

The University of Otago recently set up an online platform dedicated to the conflict of laws in New Zealand: www.otago.ac.nz/conflicts/index.html The platform includes (1) a reference database of New Zealand scholarship on the conflict of laws, originally created by Professor Elsabe Schoeman at … Continue reading

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State Regulatory Enforcement Initiatives: Cooperation and Conflict

On January 30, 2018, DWT payments team member Andy Lorentz moderated a panel at ACI’s 18th National Forum on Prepaid Card Compliance, in Washington, D.C., entitled “Update on State Regulatory Enforcement Initiatives Affecting the Prepaid Card Industry.” The discussion focused in particular … Continue reading

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