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Mediation Could Help to Resolve Clergy Sex Abuse Case in Illinois
9/13/2018 5:43:06 PM
Description: Mediation will play a role in resolving nearly 200 claims of sex abuse against members of Guam’s Catholic Church.  According to Archbishop Michael Jude Byrnes, the community needs to take this action and allow the victims to get the


Lawyer Gets Certification to Mediate in Divorce Cases
9/3/2018 10:31:31 PM
Description: A Pensacola attorney recently received his certification to act as a mediator in Florida divorce cases.  Craig Vigdosky, an attorney who handles domestic violence and criminal defense cases in addition to family law and divorce, is now able to


Pre-Mediation Hearing Held for Clergy Sex Abuse Cases
6/23/2018 8:55:05 PM
Description:   The status of nearly 200 clergy sex abuse cases that are currently in local and federal courts was recently addressed in a joint court hearing.  Those involved continue mediation attempts to address the cases against the Archdiocese of


Mediator Sought for Resolving Dispute Related to Joe Louis Arena
4/23/2018 2:10:13 PM
Description: The lawsuit against the City of Detroit could be headed to mediation.  The bankruptcy-era creditor that filed the lawsuit against the city has asked a federal judge to appoint a mediator to help settle the dispute that arise concerning 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


School Calling for Mediation to Resolve Dispute between MEAC and Hampton University
3/17/2018 4:11:13 PM
Description: Hampton University is calling for mediation attempts to settle the dispute over the school exiting the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC).  A letter in late February to the conference from Hampton called for both sides to settle on a


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


Mediation Delayed Over Lack of Respect
12/2/2017 8:38:19 PM
Description: Mutual respect and a willingness to negotiation are both cornerstones of successful mediation.  Unfortunately, in the dispute between the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe and the Mille Lacs County Board of Commissioners regarding a law enforcement


Whistleblower Headed to Mediation to Resolve Dispute
11/13/2017 4:56:29 PM
Description: It has been two years since the former Albuquerque Public Schools Chief Financial Officer Don Moya filed a whistleblower lawsuit, and now, the case is headed to mediation.  The goal is to settle the dispute between Moya and the district


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,