Previously I posted some musings about a Mediation Friendly Star Rating System. Sort of like a Michelin Guide on the robustness of a jurisdictions regulatory framework in relation to mediation. In thi
John Garvey, Professor of Law and Director of the Daniel Webster Scholar Honors Program at UNH Law, has been selected by The Best Lawyers in America as the 2017 “Lawyer of the Year” for Mediation in h
On 13 July 2016 the Dutch Minister of Security and Justice has published a legislative proposal to enhance mediation in the Netherlands (Wetsvoorstel bevordering mediation). An overview of the most im
Professor Elizabeth Stokoe - Professor of Social Interaction at Loughborough University Aled Davies - Founder and CEO of MediatorAcademy.com Susanne Curran - Executive Producer of Mr v Mrs: Call t
What is an opening statement? Why do you need one for mediation & conciliation? How to prepare and write an opening statement PLUS avoid getting flustered.
According to the employee, he’d been ready and able to go back to work for the past 6 months. What’s more, the medical division had officially cleared him to go back to work 6 months ago. Despite per
A couple contacted The Family Law Company after they had experienced a breakdown in their relationship with their son and …
What is the difference between Neutral and Impartial in mediation? I get asked this question fairly regularly. It is widely known that the role of a mediator Family Mediation Council Accredited (FMCA)
I was trained as a lawyer, and held various management positions at Ahold and ING before working for the International Court of Arbitration in Paris.
This is the 3 simple steps I use to recommend mediation to staff involved in a workplace conflict. Full details in the video and post, to help you.
The Digital ERA - Sharing the Value of Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Mechanisms. "Mediation is better able to achieve a just or fair outcome for the parties, provided that both have the will to...
Family mediation can help people in a number of different situations; each individual case is assessed and dealt with by our Mediators in a confidential, impartial, empathetic, and professional way. R
Helpful information about topical issues on family, divorce & mediation from Kate Lovegrove, a specialist family solicitor & mediator in Sevenoaks, Kent.
Mediation is a still a new concept in divorce, so many people don’t know what to expect when they come to the mediation table. Forming realistic expectations for mediation, however, is the key to succ
"That's not my problem" are 4 of the most frustrating words to hear when you're trying to talk about a problem. Here are 3 tried-and-true ways to respond.
L'espace municipal de médiation et d'accès au droit d'Ivry-sur-Seine rouvre ses portes aujourd'hui, après deux semaines de vacances. Juristes, a...
It's time to look at conflict at work differently. And encourage it. Every day. Follow these tips to help develop a workplace culture where conflict rules.
The numbers person was probably what I refer to as the “Managing Partner” in the marriage. The person who balanced the accounts, took care of getting the bills paid and the taxes done, made the invest
This post begins the second half of the “virtual book club” discussing readings for the symposium at the University of Missouri on October 7: Moving Negotiation Theory from the Tower of Babel Toward
When you teach yourself how to stop getting sucked into bickering, you give yourself and your relationship fresh air. Here's a short phrase that can help.
Many U.S. law schools are in crisis, to hear some tell it. To combat economic downturns, many law firms instituted policies of mass layoffs and pay cuts. Years after the 2008 financial recession, few
Il Condominio che non si presenta in mediazione, seppur invitato dalla parte attrice, anche se la materia della mediazione non compare tra quelle obbligatorie, può essere condannato al pagamento di…
Un manager, c'est aussi souvent un médiateur vers lequel on se tourne pour régler un différend. Quelques pistes pour agir quand on vous demande de trancher entre deux salariés en guerre ouverte ou lar
One of the two mediators in the Overton Park Greensward controversy says although there was no settlement produced by the mediation in June, the process nonetheless paved the way for its resolution in
As negotiators we all want to be successful. We may define what we mean by success differently, but in the end it all comes down to the same thing – we want to get our way in the negotiations witho…
At the 2016 National Mediation Conference Olivia Rundle will be giving a presentation drawn from a just released book called Sex, Gender, Sexuality and the Law, on behalf of the authorship team of…
I’m a lawyer and have been a full-time mediator for more than 20 years. Before I went to law school, I spent 10 years working as a professional dancer, seven as a member of the Alvin Ailey...
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