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Mediator Appointed in San Ysidro School District Contract Dispute
3/7/2014 2:28:50 AM
The San Ysidro School District successfully petitioned the California Public Employment Relations Board to appoint a mediator to help negotiate the disputed contract between the school district and the local teacher’s union.
A Guardian Ad Litem‘s Involvement in the Family Mediation Process
3/7/2014 2:04:21 AM
The job of an ad litem whether a guardian or attorney ad litem is not only challenging and rewarding it can have a long lasting effect on the children or party we are appointed to represent.
A guardian ad litem and attorney ad litem are
UK Community Seeks Volunteers to Fill Mediation Jobs
3/7/2014 12:42:50 AM
Volunteers for mediation jobs are being sought by Winchester Mediation Service, which operates in the Hampshire region of Great Britain. The service currently needs volunteers who are willing to undergo training so that they can provide
Ghost of References Past: How a 10-year-old Reference May Create a Conflict for Arbitrators or Mediators.
3/6/2014 11:50:12 PM
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
Apple's War With Samsung Set For Mediation
3/6/2014 10:51:05 PM
The patent wars continue on in Silicon Valley, as a federal judge orders the CEOs of Samsung Electronics Co and Apple Inc to work out their differences in face to face mediation. Smartphone technology is the issue.
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Nevada Judge Rules Foreclosure Civil Mediation Records Sealed
3/6/2014 10:02:05 PM
In Carson City Nevada, a district judge ruled that records regarding civil mediation on foreclosures are to be kept sealed from the public. According to Distric Judge Todd Russell, Nevada's public records laws do not apply to these records. He
Mediation vs. Juvenile Court for Teens
3/6/2014 9:07:39 PM
Mediation between teens in trouble with the law is often better for the teens as well as the community, according to a new study in Australia. The study shows that mediation is nearly 20% less costly, and also can do a lot more for those
Mediation Talks Lead To San Diego Mayor Resignation
3/6/2014 8:04:43 PM
After numerous claims of sexual harassment and an increasing number of women coming forward to report their stories, San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith reported that a proposed resolution had been reached on Thursday, although news reports
The Reality of Divorce
3/6/2014 8:01:02 PM
Family law attorney Rachel L. Virk is the author of The Four Ways of Divorce. She has been a practicing family law litigator since 1990, a certified mediator since 2001, and a trained collaborative law practitioner since
Mediation Lawyers—A Smart Choice in Child Custody Mediation
3/6/2014 6:52:55 PM
In divorce situations, deciding who gets custody of the children can either be very amicable or it can be the nastiest part of child custody mediation. What determines the complexion of the proceedings is what the couple's relationship is like when