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Coal Ash Lawsuit Mediation Extended in Hopes of Finding Resolution
6/25/2019 11:18:40 AM
Description: The parties involved in trying to resolve the federal lawsuit concerning the cleanup of the 2008 Kingston coal ash disaster now have more time to resolve their dispute. US Magistrate Judge Bruce Guyton granted the coal ash workers and the Texas


Massachusetts Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Could Receive Reprieve through Mandatory Mediation Program
6/25/2019 11:18:03 AM
Description: A new bill proposed by Senator Nick Collins in the Massachusetts legislature would require a mandatory mediation process before homeowners facing foreclosure could be evicted from their homes. There would also be a judicial processed needed prior to


Settlement Reached in Mediation between Family of Murder Victim and Minneapolis Police
5/24/2019 12:35:47 PM
Description:   Minneapolis - The family of a woman shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer has reached a $20 million settlement with the city, according to Mayor Jacob Frey. The officer was found guilty of third degree murder and manslaughter after


Mediation App Helps Resolve Co-Parenting Disputes
4/4/2019 2:51:17 PM
Description: Mediation is one of the best tools for helping to resolve co-parenting disputes but it is not always reasonable to schedule a mediator to help with every single issue that arises in a family. Seeing a need for ongoing mediation assistance between


San Rafael Considering Mandatory Mediation Program to Deal with Evictions
2/28/2019 3:10:34 PM
Description: Mediation programs have proven successful for tenant-landlord disputes and the city of San Rafael is now considering a mandatory mediation program to deal with a significant type of tenant-landlord dispute – eviction.   Housing


Milwaukee Mediation Center Offering Training in Mediation for Family Law Workers
1/5/2019 3:46:47 PM
Description: Resolving differences between family members, especially in-laws, can be problematic.  Unfortunately, even minor issues can turn into battles that last for years and tear families apart.  Many of these issues even have a legal angle,


Parents Kicked Out of House by Son Headed to Mediation
10/23/2018 12:44:38 PM
Description:   An elderly couple who had given their apartment to their son in Singapore was headed to mediation to resolve their eviction. Following their generous gift, their son drove them out of the apartment, claiming he needed space for his baby and


Music Stars Use Mediation to Resolve Parenting Issues
9/21/2018 1:12:16 PM
Description: Music stars Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale are using mediation to resolve their ongoing parenting issues concerning their three children.   The couple attended the mediation session with their attorneys in Los Angeles.  The session took


Mediation Provides Path to Truancy Problem
9/13/2018 5:45:06 PM
Description:   Duluth, Minnesota school officials and community leaders are looking for a way to remedy the truancy issue in area schools and they believe mediation might be a key to their success.   The meeting to discuss the issue included the St.


Lawyer Gets Certification to Mediate in Divorce Cases
9/3/2018 10:31:31 PM
Description: A Pensacola attorney recently received his certification to act as a mediator in Florida divorce cases.  Craig Vigdosky, an attorney who handles domestic violence and criminal defense cases in addition to family law and divorce, is now able to