Often when questions about academic
freedom, or a student's or professor's constitutional rights, arise
in an academic environment, tempers and emotions quickly escalaterendering
it nearly impossible for a member of the community to make an objective
evaluation of the situation and to decide how to proceed.
CO-STAR's experts have had vast
experience in dealing with the complex issues
that can complicate matters in such volatile settings. As is always
the case, CO-STAR's mediation and arbitration teams are composed
of experts with a wide range of backgrounds and experiences that
enables them to analyze any situation from numerous viewpoints.
Drawing on their knowledge of the law, academics, campus and local
politics and the media, our teams will either act as fact finders
and arbitratorsgathering all relevant information and rendering
an advisory opinionor as mediators who will work with the
affected parties to reach a mutually agreeable solution.
The cost of these services varies,
depending on the complexity of the issues and the time needed to
reach a decision or resolution. Both flat fee and hourly billing
arrangements are available. If you would like more information about
these services, contact CO-STAR at firstname.lastname@example.org.