"ODR technologies most likely will appeal to the latent legal market and will be seen by the public as something that improves access to justice and legal services, which will make it difficult for lawyers to make the case that these types of services should not be offered." Killian, 2014. The Florida Bar News
The Question: A family law mediation was held through the court mediation program. Both parties were represented by counsel. A partial agreement was reached and the mediator prepared the mediation report and agreement. The attorneys, parties and mediator signed the Mediation Report that a partial agreement was reached and set forth the remaining issues to be adjudicated by the Judge. The parties a..'1d attorneys left the courthouse as it was after 5:00 p.m. The attorneys
Three legal veterans are the principals of WGK-ADR, a newly launched dispute resolution practice established by Wiand Guerra King PL that focuses on complex litigation matters. FULL TEXT ARTICLE
Chancellor Angela Merkel dictates Germany "must pitch in, to help bring certain conflicts towards a resolution" during a visit from the United Nation's Ban Ki-moon. "There is never one single solution. No conflict around the world can be solved purely by military means," Merkel said. How can ADR play a larger role in these international conflicts?
GENEVA (AP) — A U.N. mediator said on Tuesday that negotiations in Switzerland between the two sides in Syria's ongoing civil war will continue, despite the immediate breakdown in discussions held on Monday. Click here for Link to Full Story
The New MEAC Opinion seeks to advise on the below listed question that arises as a procedural and ethical dilemma. To review the entire MAC Opinion, follow the link provided. "Is it a breach of confidentiality for a certified mediator or the mediation unit to report to the court that a party, appearing telephonically or by some other electronic means pursuant to a Court order, who fully participated in the mediation which resulted in an agreement, but violated the or
Check out our newsletter for the "The Caucus" Summer 2013 (click to view/download the pdf).
The Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM) "Mediating in the Landscape of the Changing Family" October 3-6, 2013 - Denver, CO.
21st Annual Conference for ADR: “Expanding Our Horizons” on August 9-10, 2013, at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida
The Dispute Resolution Center is pleased to announce the 21st Annual Conference for ADR: "Expanding Our Horizons" on August 9-10, 2013, at the JW Marriott Grande Lakes in Orlando, Florida.
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