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Mediation in BC University Sex Scandal Ineffective
11/23/2016 4:59:45 PM
Description: Mediation has begun in the dispute between a former student and the University of British Columbia.  The student filed a human rights complaint after claiming the school mishandled the report of her sexual assault.  There was an attempt


Mediation Will Not Be Used in Iran-Saudi Dispute, Says United States
1/14/2016 1:15:09 PM
Description: The United States has issued a statement that it will not serve as mediator in the current dispute between Iran and Saudi Arabia concerning Riyadh’s execution of a Shiite cleric and 46 Shiite Muslims. Saudi Arabia recently announced the


Mediation No Longer an Option for Helping Former Church Employees in Chicago
12/5/2015 12:35:35 PM
Description: The archdiocese of Chicago recently refused to take part in mediation to help it solve two disputes with former employees. The employees levied human rights complaints against the church after they were fired last year by their pastor. The men


Concordia University Student Agrees to Mediation to Resolve Her Discrimination Case
8/4/2015 4:07:28 PM
Description:     Mediation is the next step in resolving a dispute between a Concordia University student and the school after she filed a complaint claiming she was the victim of sexist and racist actions by former executive members of the school.


Mediation Could Help Settle the Crisis in Greece
6/2/2015 6:02:42 PM
Description: The most recent meeting of finance managers from Eurozone took place early in May in Brussels, Germany. Since 2010 these meetings have gone nowhere and have been met within increasing public frustration, considering the upheaval that has been


Women Agree to Mediation with West Virginia University
4/19/2015 11:28:28 AM
Description: Three women employed by West Virginia University (WVU) Hospitals in the Department of Neurosurgery have agreed to engage in mediation to attempt to resolve their lawsuit against the university and Dr. Charles Rosen, who they claim discriminated


Mediation Activity Helping to Rehabilitate Belarus’ President Lukashenko
2/27/2015 7:32:33 AM
Description: Although regarded in many quarters as the last true dictator in power in Europe, President Lukashenko of Belarus has made strides towards repairing his image and improving his country’s relations with the European Union through his


Connecticut Mayor Heading to Mediation in Harassment Claim
1/29/2015 2:50:49 PM
Description: Joseph Maturo Jr., the Mayor of East Haven, Connecticut, has agreed to confidential mediation proceedings with former city employee Francine Carbone over her accusations of sexual harassment. The decision came after the Commission on Human Rights


Minnesota County Declines Mediation with Former County Administrator
12/15/2014 9:55:35 PM
Description: Despite a State recommendation that the matter be handled via mediation, Winona County has refused to enter into negotiations with terminated County Administrator Duane Hebert over his claim that he was wrongfully terminated from his post with the


English Professor Keeps Her Job And Reaches A Settlement Through Mediation
9/9/2013 10:47:27 PM
Description:   Wang Ping, a professor of English at Macalester college, filed a discrimination lawsuit against her employer that has recently reached a settlement through mediation.  However, this claim turned out differently than many do, as Ping has