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Mediation Upcoming for Teacher Contract Resolution
6/29/2016 12:22:54 PM
Description: South Washington County teachers and district negotiators will attempt mediation in an effort to resolve ongoing contract negotiations. More than 800 teachers from the district held a rally in support of their position ahead of a school boarding


Appeals Court Rejects Labor Case
5/24/2016 12:15:59 PM
Description: The case involving whether members of the public should be permitted to attend state-approved, closed-door meetings concerning employee contracts has been sent back to the Fresno County Superior Court after the 5th District Court of Appeal refused


Sunshine Law Conflict Heading to Mediation in Florida1127
4/24/2015 7:23:16 AM
Description: A lawsuit filed by news media outlets in Florida against Governor Rick Scott and three cabinet members over alleged violations of the state’s Sunshine Law headed to mediation in an attempt to find an agreeable settlement without having to


Pilot Flying J Fraud Suits Ordered into Mediation
8/12/2014 3:32:57 PM
Description: The convoluted fraud case against the Pilot Flying J chain of truck stops involving a fraudulent diesel fuel rebate program has become even more complicated.  Although most of the complaints against Pilot Flying J were consolidated into a class


Connecticut’s New Catastrophe Mediation Program Bill Now In Effect
10/11/2013 7:30:19 AM
Description:   A new mediation bill was signed into law in the State of Connecticut by Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy.  Known as Public Act 13-148, the law, which went into effect October 1st, allows the state’s insurance department to put


Willingboro Mall, LTD v. 240-242 Franklin Avenue, LLC
9/17/2013 4:14:53 PM
Description:      In the recent case of Willingboro Mall, LTD v. 240-242 Franklin Avenue, LLC,  the New Jersey Supreme Court issued an opinion with respect to settlement agreements and whether or not a settlement agreement reached at


Willingboro Mall, LTD v. 240-242 Franklin Avenue, LLC
9/17/2013 4:14:53 PM
Description:      In the recent case of Willingboro Mall, LTD v. 240-242 Franklin Avenue, LLC,  the New Jersey Supreme Court issued an opinion with respect to settlement agreements and whether or not a settlement agreement reached at


New Mediation Policy in Place to Handle Public Complaints Against Austin Police Officers
3/27/2013 11:50:55 PM
Description:   The City of Austin, Texas has instituted a new policy regarding public accusation of police officers for such allegations as rudeness, profanity and inadequate police service.  According to the new Police Department policy, the public


New Jersey Governor Supports Policyholder Mediation for Hurricane Sandy Claims
2/27/2013 9:11:14 AM
Description:   In the wake of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s public announcement supporting mediation for resolution of insurance claims that resulted from hurricane Sandy, experts agree that the plan is a good one.  Insurance companies


Kansas Seeks Mediation in School Funding Dispute
2/10/2013 11:57:39 AM
Description:   The Kansas Supreme Court has been asked to stay a ruling regarding school finance and compel mediation instead, according to a recent press release out of Topeka.  This past Thursday, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt and Kansas