Saturday, May 21, 2011

Fisher Sander Prize Winner Announced at HLS Graduation

Roger Fisher and E.A. Sander

Roger Fisher and E.A. Sander

Congratulations to Jessica Beess und Chrostin ’13 for her winning paper, titled “The Future of Collective Redress in Europe: Where We Are and How to Move Forward.”

The Fisher Sander Prize was established in 2007 by the Program on Negotiation in honor of Professors Roger Fisher, the Williston Professor of Law Emeritus, and Frank E. A. Sander, the Bussey Professor of Law Emeritus, two founders of the Program on Negotiation and leaders in the field of negotiation and conflict management. This prize may be awarded annually to the best student paper on a topic related to negotiation, dispute systems design, mediation, dispute resolution, or ADR. Professional school students currently enrolled in a PON-affiliated degree-granting program at Harvard, MIT, Simmons, or the Fletcher School at Tufts are eligible for the prize. The amount of the prize is $1,000. The winner’s name will also be engraved on a wall plaque to be displayed at the Program on Negotiation.