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Oklahoma Volunteer Mediators Help Reduce Court Backlog
1/22/2020 12:21:11 PM
Volunteer mediators are easing the burden on Oklahoma courts and they are enjoying doing it.
Says Judy Knapp, a mediation volunteer for the Cleveland County court system, "I have done lots of volunteering, but this is the most
Family Mediation First Step in Becker County Family Law Cases
1/13/2020 12:40:25 PM
Those involved in family civil law cases will have the opportunity to mediate those disputes before litigation in Becker County now that a program to hire a mediator will be in action. The goal of the program is to free up court time, save
Mediation Leads to Settlement for Man Beaten by County Sheriff’s Deputies
1/13/2020 12:39:41 PM
A man beaten by Marion County Sheriff’s deputies will receive $120,000. The settlement amount was agreed upon by all parties involved during mediation.
According to Robert Rush, the attorney representing Derrick Price, the
Mediation Up Next for Former NFL Players Shut Out of Settlement
1/2/2020 1:16:08 PM
The family of Mike “Iron Mike” Webster could be about to receive money from the NFL to compensate them for Webster’s injuries incurred during play. Webster was the first NFL player to be diagnosed with chronic traumatic
Mediation Center in Transylvania Hosting Information Session on Homeless Services
12/16/2019 2:20:59 PM
The Mediation Center and Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) plan to host an upcoming information session regarding their collaborative project, Homelessness Prevention through Mediation and Litigation.
The program is designed to help
Stormy Daniels to Receive $450,000 from the City of Columbus
10/23/2019 1:05:11 PM
The city of Columbus will pay adult film start Stormy Daniels $450,000 after she was arrested at the Sirens Gentlemen’s Club, a local strip club, this past summer. The settlement came as a result of four-hour mediation between Daniels and city
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