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Oklahoma Volunteer Mediators Help Reduce Court Backlog
1/22/2020 12:21:11 PM
Description: 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
Description: 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


High Court Orders Mediation in Life Support Dispute
11/18/2019 1:00:56 PM
Description: A High Court judge recently ordered the family of a pregnant woman kept alive on life support for a month to protect her unborn child and the doctors treating the woman to mediation. The family filed a lawsuit against the doctors claiming they


Lawsuit against OnTrack Director Settled in Mediation
11/8/2019 5:10:15 PM
Description: Two lawsuits that had been filed against the longtime executive director of OnTrack addiction services have been settled in mediation. The settlement came in early 2019, but was quiet and just recently members of the community reached out to a local


Lawsuit over Motorcycle Crash Could Be Settled in Mediation
9/24/2019 2:00:30 PM
Description: Supporters of the Tyner family continue to stand outside the Tulsa County Sheriff’s office with signs calling for “Justice for Cobie Tyner,” as the date for mediation draws closer. Tyner, 18 at the time of his death, was killed in


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


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,


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


Mediation Continues for Kentucky Justice Coal Companies
9/3/2018 10:30:01 PM
Description: Kentucky regulators have accused West Virginia Governor Jim Justice’s family coal companies of breaching their environmental responsibilities.  The regulators are seeking millions of dollars in fines for surface mining areas they claim