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20,000 Supreme Court Cases Expected to Be Mediated this Year in Brooklyn
9/24/2019 1:59:54 PM
Presumptive mediation has been implemented by the Brooklyn Supreme Court on all cases filed as of September 3rd. The goal is to move cases through court faster because the volume of cases is one of the highest in the country.
Portugal’s Lorry Drivers’ Union Announces It Will Suspend Strikes to Participate in Mediation
9/3/2019 9:19:42 AM
Portugal’s National Union of Dangerous Goods Drivers (SNMMP) recently announced it would be willing to suspend its ongoing strike to participate in an attempt at mediation.
According to the statement issued recently by the union,
Extra Mediation Ahead as More Billing Lawsuits are Filed
8/19/2019 12:11:49 PM
The number of people being sued by Glens Falls Hospitals continues to rise and now, to deal with the onslaught of lawsuits, more mediation sessions have been added.
Each of the respondents must begin with mediation with the hospital, but
Canadian Prisoner Released from Syrian Prison after Mediation
8/19/2019 12:11:02 PM
A Canadian citizen who was held in a Syrian prison since 2018 has been freed following mediation overseen by the Lebanese government.
The prisoner, Kristian Lee Baxter, stated that he had no idea if people even knew he was still alive
The Expert Group on Mediation in Civil Justice in Scotland Calls for More Mediation
7/30/2019 12:15:31 PM
The Expert Group on Mediation in Civil Justice in Scotland issued a report arguing that more disputes could be settled outside of the court system through mediation. The report lists the value of mediation and calls it a “tried and tested
Pilot Mediation Program Recommended for NYPD
7/22/2019 3:15:19 PM
Following an investigation by the Office of the Inspector General for the Department of Investigation into the New York Police Department, the agency recommended that the development of a pilot mediation program for some bias complaints and for the
Additional Time Granted for Mediation Proceedings in Dispute over Land at Ayodhya
6/7/2019 12:38:43 PM
Mediators will have until August 15th to consider all amicable solutions for the dispute concerning land at Ayodhya. The Supreme Court recently extended the date to give the panel additional time to work with those involved.
Lawsuit Related to Traffic Stop Could Be Settled in Mediation
5/24/2019 12:37:30 PM
Mediation will be held this summer between lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union of Vermont (ACLUV) and the state of Vermont concerning a traffic stop that occurred in 2014. The case involves a black male driver who was allegedly stopped
Mediation Scheduled for Sandpoint Murder Case
4/4/2019 2:48:51 PM
Lawyers for the Bonner County man charged with first-degree murder have pushed back the pre-trial filing deadline in order to accommodate a civil mediation in an effort to resolve the case out of the courtroom.
According to court records, the case
Rail Operator and County Headed to Mediation
3/22/2019 11:43:17 AM
For months Clark County and the Portland Vancouver Junction Railroad have been involved in an ongoing dispute that will now head to mediation. The dispute concerns the implementation of a change to state laws that would allow freight-dependent