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Mediation Fails in New Zealand Meat Worker Dispute
8/15/2015 8:15:17 AM
Description: The court mandated mediation between the AFFCO freezing works and the Meat Workers Union broke down recently when AFFCO used a new law that allows employees to walk away from the process. The union is concerned members might be forced to adhere to


Murder Charge Mediation in Kentucky Could Resolve Case before Trial
5/8/2014 5:04:11 PM
Description:   The charges of murder and assault levied against Kentucky citizen Holly Britz could be resolved in a mediation room instead of a court room.  Britz was charged with murder when she crashed her car into oncoming traffic while under the


Mediation Settles West Virginia Board of Education Lawsuit
12/6/2013 9:52:03 AM
Description:   A lawsuit stemming from injuries allegedly sustained during a classroom fall at Putnam Career and Technical Center has been resolved through the process of mediation.  A student named Vickie Itson became caught on a bolt sticking out


The Art of the Opening Statement
9/9/2013 11:23:16 AM
Description: By Elliot G. Hicks                 People have commented so often on the loss of opportunities to actually take cases to trial that little more needs to be said about it. 


The Art of the Opening Statement
9/9/2013 11:21:09 AM
Description: By Elliot G. Hicks                 People have commented so often on the loss of opportunities to actually take cases to trial that little more needs to be said about it. 


Mediation Agreement is Reached Between Houston Motorists
9/3/2013 9:56:11 PM
Description: Mediation Agreement is Reached Between Houston


The Wonders of the iPad in the Modern Trial Law Practice
8/5/2013 6:17:18 PM
Description: I knew that I would use my iPad for business when I bought it, but I didn’t know exactly how.  I must admit that I was most compelled to buy it because “all the other kids were getting one.”  What is it, an overpriced


Fifteen Ways to be a Great Neighbor
7/11/2013 3:04:19 PM
Description:     Aline Cole Barrett and Linda Laird        Everyone wants to live in a safe, friendly neighborhood. By being a good neighbor and building relationships with those who live close by, you can contribute to


TOP 10 TIPS FOR LITIGATORS TO SUCCEED IN MEDIATION
6/19/2013 4:01:50 PM
Description: By Robert E. L. Wright, www.thepeacetalks.com, Grand Rapids, Michigan After observing parties succeed and fail in hundreds of mediations, here are my top ten tips for a successful mediation. 1. Select the appropriate mediator. Mediators vary in


Personal Injury Lawsuit Involving Mother and Two Young Daughters Headed for Mediation
5/20/2013 4:55:54 PM
Description:   The family involved in a wreck that occurred January 2012 south of Buellton, California will be entering mediation over a personal injury lawsuit.  Kelli Groves, the driver of the vehicle at the time the wreck occurred, filed a lawsuit