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Mexico Elementary School Utilizes Mediation Program to Help Students Resolve Disputes
1/22/2018 10:46:45 PM
Description: Students at the Jeremy’s Ranch Elementary School in Utah are using mediation to resolve their problems.  Recently, fifth grader used the program to resolve a problem he had with a younger student after relocating to the school and getting

South Australia Family Mediation Program Receive Records Requests for Service
12/27/2017 11:09:20 PM
Description: A South Australian mediation program that helps family resolve legal disputes out of court has experienced record demand in recent months.  The program utilizes something known as “shuttle mediation,” which utilizes a facility that

Dispute over Mandatory Rent Hike to be Mediated
12/16/2017 3:03:39 PM
Description: Mediation will be attempted in an effort to resolve the dispute over stabilizing rent in Marin County.  The county’s board of supervisors plans to discuss a potential ordinance that would require mediation in rent disputes that involve a

Private Mediation Could Resolve Truffle Oil Dispute
12/6/2017 11:30:22 PM
Description: Mediation could resolve the class action lawsuit filed in the spring of 2017 against Sabatino Truffles, a truffle oil manufacturer in New York.  The lawsuit claims the oil was infused with perfume and not actual truffles.  The case was

Mediation Could Resolve Dispute over Memphis Confederate Statue
12/6/2017 11:25:36 PM
Description: Ongoing community disputes over historical statues has reached the city of Memphis, and now, mediation could be used to resolve the matter.   In a dispute between the city and the Sons of Confederate Veterans, a mediator will attempt to

Pontiac Headed Back to Mediation
12/2/2017 8:40:30 PM
Description:   Mediation is underway between the city of Pontiac and the owners of Ottawa Towers.  The two groups are attempting to settle a $14 million lawsuit related to the Phoenix Center amphitheater and parking garage.   The owners of the

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

Program Teaches Mediation Skills to Kids at Island School
11/13/2017 4:55:46 PM
Description: Seven students from the Island School recently participated in a peer mediation program that will help them learn skills for resolving conflict peacefully.  The program has run for eight weeks and takes place at lunch time and during

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,

Washington County Commissioners and the City of Marietta Agree to Mediation
10/11/2017 7:08:43 PM
Description: Washington County Commissioners recently agreed to mediation with the City of Marietta regarding their ongoing dispute over issues with a county sewer project.   Commissioners will travel to a neutral location in Columbus for the first