Source: (2009) Harvard Negotiation Law Review. 14: 289-315.Dispute Systems Design (DSD), tbe process of creating structures to deal witb repeated or systemic disputes, can be applied to botb tbe most mundane and tbe most borrific of conflicts. Wben dealing witb tbese most borrific disputes, DSD bas tbe opportunity to be informed by researcb in international law, international relations, buman rigbts law and transitional justice. Tbis particular essay examines some of tbe cballenges faced by tbe discipline in response to buman rigbts violations around tbe world. (Excerpt).