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Kennesaw State University Launches Master’s Program in Mediation
4/10/2018 9:56:26 AM
Description: Kennesaw State University is now offering a master’s degree in conflict management that teaches media skills and prepared graduates to lead mediation programs.  The degree is offered through the School of Conflict, Management,


Success of Mediation Rising in Michigan Legal System
4/10/2018 9:54:50 AM
Description: Mediation has been growing in popularity and there is no exception in the Michigan court system.  More and more people are bypassing the courtroom and using mediation to end financial and legal disputes. According to those familiar with the


Dispute over Marijuana in Buffalo Township Headed to Mediation
3/28/2018 8:55:37 PM
Description: The dispute continues in Buffalo Township over the accusations of marijuana growing by a couple living in the area.  The couple filed a civil rights lawsuit against the Township, which is now heading to mediation.   The couple, Edward


Homeowners Headed to Mediation with Sewerage and Water Board
3/17/2018 4:12:46 PM
Description: The five homeowners suing the Sewerage & Water Board are headed to mediation, which will delay the pending trial for at least a week while the two sides try to work out their differences outside of the courtroom.  The lawsuit arose from an


Elder Abuse Mediation Program Could be Modeled after Child Custody Program
3/6/2018 12:12:03 AM
Description: The mediation program used to help end child custody disputes in the Australian legal system could be used as the basis to settle elder abuse disputes.  The original program was created to help with complex disputes between parents and has been


Hernando Schools Superintendent Headed to Mediation with Neighbor
2/12/2018 6:16:33 PM
Description: Lori Romano, Hernando County Schools Superintendent, and her neighbor are headed to mediation in an effort to end their dispute.  Romano recently filed a restraining order against her neighbor, Italia Carolina Lainez.  This is common for


Mediation Results Over Gun Range Causes Controversy
2/5/2018 11:03:47 PM
Description: The resolution reached in mediation has been unanimously approved to resolve the dispute over the proposed shooting range between Jefferson County and Joe D’Amico.  D’Amico is president of the Fort Discovery


Family Court Mediation Program is a Success
1/29/2018 7:38:02 PM
Description: The Nagpur Family Court’s Mediation Centre has proven successful after settling more than 2000 cases in the six plus years it was been in operation.  The center opened in June of 2011 and has played a role in the settlement of nearly 45%


Mediation Yields Settlement in Bus Driver Rape Case
1/4/2018 10:28:15 PM
Description: A three hour mediation session resulted in an out-of-court resolution to the civil lawsuit against a former school bus driver who pleaded guilty to statutory rape in 2016.  The amount of money Durham School Services will pay was not made


Mediation Could Become Mandatory for Singapore Workers
11/6/2017 4:31:18 PM
Description: Employees terminated from their jobs in Singapore who believe their termination was unfair might soon be required to attend mandatory mediation sessions to resolve the dispute.  According to a representative from the Manpower Ministry, unions,