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Ithaca Police Department Heads to Mediation to Resolve Profiling Accusations
11/21/2015 11:58:20 AM
Description: A judge recently approved an order for mediation to resolve a dispute regarding an Ithaca police incident. The original lawsuit was filed in August by two mothers who claim their black sons were racially profiled by Ithaca police officers when they


Boston Police Reach Mediation Deal with Harvard Law School for Civilian Complaints
5/6/2015 1:06:50 PM
Description: The Boston Police Department has entered into a new agreement with Harvard Law School for the school to provide mediation services for civilian complaints against the police. The hope is that the new mediation system will remove the burden from the


Indian Students Make the Final Round at International Commercial Mediation Competition
2/18/2015 2:52:58 PM
Description: Competing against 66 universities from 40 nations, four law students from V M Salgaocar College of Law in Miramar have managed to attain the final rounds of the 10th Annual International Commercial Mediation Competition in Paris.   This marks


Russia’s Gas Giant Insists on Mediation with Moncrief Oil
9/17/2014 9:58:08 PM
Description: A dispute over a stake in a Russian oil field and allegedly stolen research has dragged on for more than fifteen years as Russia’s largest company, OAO Gazprom, once again insists that Moncrief Oil International, Inc. must settle their dispute


Demystifying Mediation (and other ADR techniques)
7/30/2014 11:15:06 AM
Description:   Have you noticed that more and more disputes are being resolved through “arbitration” or “mediation”?  It seems that more and more in the news lately, we have been reading about and hearing about these and


Demystifying Mediation (and other ADR techniques)
7/30/2014 11:14:40 AM
Description:   Have you noticed that more and more disputes are being resolved through “arbitration” or “mediation”?  It seems that more and more in the news lately, we have been reading about and hearing about these and


Demystifying Mediation (and other ADR techniques)
7/30/2014 11:14:10 AM
Description:   Have you noticed that more and more disputes are being resolved through “arbitration” or “mediation”?  It seems that more and more in the news lately, we have been reading about and hearing about these and


Online Training Helps Sri Lankan Team Place 7th in Mediation World Championship
4/12/2014 2:33:30 PM
Description:   A Sri Lankan team of student mediators placed 7th out of 156 teams in the mediation World Championship competition hosted by the International Academy of Dispute Resolution (IADR) with the help of Georgia Southern University’s Mock


Study Shows People Prefer Mediation over Litigation in Civil Cases
1/28/2014 11:41:25 AM
Description:   University of California Davis Law Professor Donna Shestowsky has concluded a study involving 400 litigants in 19 States in the USA that demonstrates the overwhelming popularity of mediation over litigation in almost any civil case. 


Jacksonville Bar Association Offers Pro Bono Mediation to Low-Income Individuals
12/3/2013 2:11:20 PM
Description:   Mediation is often thought of as the province of the wealthy as it requires a considerable resource investment to set up and implement, not the least of which is locating and hiring a suitably qualified mediator.  However, mediation is