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Extra Mediation Ahead as More Billing Lawsuits are Filed
8/19/2019 12:11:49 PM
Description: 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
Description: 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
Description: 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
Description: 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
Description: 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
Description: 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
Description: 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
Description: 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


Panhandling Dispute Headed to Mediation
1/5/2019 3:45:17 PM
Description:   An ongoing dispute over panhandling in the City of Joplin is headed to mediation.  The city recently argued that the freedom of speech lawsuit filed against it regarding the issue should be dropped.  The lawsuit arose after the


Harvey Weinstein and Victims Headed to Mediation
11/26/2018 1:00:19 PM
Description: Harvey Weinstein’s attorneys and women accusing him of sexual misconduct are in the process of considering if mediation could help them resolve their dispute. The goal of the mediation would be to reach a financial settlement regarding the