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Marriage Mediation Program Coming to Brooklyn
5/9/2018 6:06:40 PM
Description: Family legal disputes are one of the most common types of issues to clog up the court system, and now a Kings County Judge is hoping to see more marriage disputes be solved through mediation, outside of the usual courtroom venue.  Judge Jeffrey


Settlement Reached in 2015 Clarksburg Drowning
5/9/2018 6:04:51 PM
Description: The wrongful death suit stemming from a 2015 drowning at the Shinnston City Pool has ended in a $1. 75 million settlement reached in mediation.    The settlement was recently approved by Harrison Circuit Judge Chris McCarthy, but the


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


Timber Company Dispute Headed to Mediation
2/5/2018 11:06:17 PM
Description: A family arguing over shares in a timber company are headed to mediation.  The McCaughey family will attempt to resolve their dispute over IJM Timber Engineering Ltd outside of the courtroom.  They are the primary shareholders in the


Norfolk Family Mediation Continues to Support Divorcing Couples in the Area
1/22/2018 10:45:09 PM
Description: Norfolk Family Mediation is experiencing its annual influx of requests from couples that seems to be spurred on by the holiday season.   For more than 30 years, the agency has been supporting separating families and helping them end


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 Settles Dispute Concerning Sale of Condo
11/13/2017 4:54:24 PM
Description: A vacation condo owned by Julieta Meija de Corredor has been the subject of an ongoing dispute that was recently settled through court-ordered mediation.  She and her family had not spent time in the condo for some time, but in the years since


Clare Married Couple Encouraged to Try Mediation
9/27/2017 6:07:19 PM
Description: A Clare couple just shy of their 50th wedding anniversary were advised by a judge to not “go against one another” in court because of the effect it will have on the remaining years of their marriage.   According to Judge


Homeowners and HOA Headed to Mediation
7/20/2017 5:42:34 PM
Description: A Daytona Beach couple is battling with their homeowner’s association over the installation of a four-foot wooden fence.   The couple says the fence would protect their property and their family from strangers who trespass on their


Sex Abuse Case Headed to Mediation
12/26/2016 12:10:34 PM
Description: Residents of a home for Indigenous Stolen Generation children in Darwin are a step closer to gaining compensation from the federal government after providing evidence of a child sexual abuse scandal that was mishandled. Those affected by the abuse