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My Top 9 Picks for Choosing Divorce Mediation
3/12/2015 3:41:03 PM
Description: There are many reasons for a couple to choose to mediate their divorce. Here are My Top 9 Picks(in no particular order): 1. Expense: Mediation is much less costly than litigation. With mediation, the parties are paying just one professional –


Indiana Supreme Court Urges Mediation between State and IBM
11/12/2014 5:26:49 PM
Description:   The Indiana Supreme Court has urged both sides in a dispute between the state of Indiana and IBM Corp. to enter into mediation over an ongoing dispute concerning the automation of Indiana’s welfare program under IBM.  The court


Does Adultery Still Matter?
10/30/2014 4:52:50 PM
Description:   As a practicing lawyer, specializing in family law, it should come as no surprise that in a very high proportion of my cases there is marital infidelity.  Clients invariably think this is the most important aspect of their cases, and I


Does Adultery Still Matter?
10/30/2014 4:51:36 PM
Description:   As a practicing lawyer, specializing in family law, it should come as no surprise that in a very high proportion of my cases there is marital infidelity.  Clients invariably think this is the most important aspect of their cases, and I


Does Adultery Still Matter?
10/30/2014 4:51:01 PM
Description:   As a practicing lawyer, specializing in family law, it should come as no surprise that in a very high proportion of my cases there is marital infidelity.  Clients invariably think this is the most important aspect of their cases, and I


Does Adultery Still Matter?
10/30/2014 4:50:17 PM
Description:   As a practicing lawyer, specializing in family law, it should come as no surprise that in a very high proportion of my cases there is marital infidelity.  Clients invariably think this is the most important aspect of their cases, and I


Ghost of References Past: How a 10-year-old Reference May Create a Conflict for Arbitrators or Mediators.
12/16/2013 4:03:23 PM
Description:   Establishing a practice as a neutral in mediation and arbitration can be a very long and arduous undertaking.  In the FMCS program, How to Become a Labor Arbitrator, it is recommended that a new arbitrator have a source of income to


Early Dispute Resolution
7/5/2013 7:23:58 AM
Description:   By Elliot G. Hicks     BUSINESS OWNERS grudgingly accept lawsuits as a part of doing business. If you’re doing what it takes to advance your business, you will suffer the bumps and bruises that result in your name on a


Lawyers Involved in Famous Class Action Lawsuit Against U.S. Government Will Enter Mediation Over Fees Dispute
3/26/2013 11:14:55 AM
Description:   The famous Cobell v Salazar class action lawsuit against the United States government is making headlines again.  For a brief refresher, Cobell v Salazar was a class action suit brought by Native American representatives against two


A New Approach to Dispense With Disputes
3/8/2013 7:04:44 AM
Description:   by Elliot G. Hicks 3/1/2013 Business owners grudgingly accept lawsuits as a part of doing business. If you’re doing what it takes to advance your business, you will suffer the bumps and bruises that will result in your name