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Mediation Results in $44 Million Settlement in Weinsten Sexual Misconduct Lawsuits
6/18/2019 1:12:02 PM
Description: Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein will pay $44 million in a settlement reached concerning lawsuits filed by women who accused him of sexual misconduct.  His former film studio’s board members and the New York attorney general’s


Contract Negotiations Headed to Mediation for Graduate Employees at University of Oregon
5/17/2019 11:33:04 AM
Description: The Graduate Teaching Fellows Federation held a solidarity rally recently as negotiations concerning their new contracts head to mediation. Negotiations have been ongoing for five months between the organization and their employer, the University of


Mediation Program Will Attempt to Get Opioid Alternatives Covered
3/22/2019 11:42:02 AM
Description: A program sponsored by the New Hampshire Department of Labor will be used to negotiate moving injured workers off opioid medication and get the alternative options covered financially. The mediation program will use volunteer lawyers to oversee


Private Car Drivers Could Benefit from Mediation
2/12/2019 2:50:28 PM
Description: Those who are hired privately to drive cars are close to getting a new way to resolve disputes with operators.  The National Private Hire Vehicles Association and the National Taxi Association recently announced a mediation service could be


Yeager Airport Mediation Begins
12/27/2018 12:56:22 PM
Description: Mediation has begun in an effort to resolve the lawsuit regarding the collapse of the Yeager Airport hillside. The mediation involves almost a dozen contractors and insurance carriers.   The sessions are being overseen by three judges,


Mediation Set to Begin Over Terminated Executive Director
12/18/2018 1:24:20 PM
Description:   The Madison Tenant Resource Center will enter mediation with former executive director Brenda Konkel. Konkel was fired from her position in October after being accused of “financial mismanagement.” The mediation comes at 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


Mediation Ahead for West Preston Lawsuit
10/18/2018 8:57:42 PM
Description: All parties included in the lawsuit concerning the construction of the West Preston School have been ordered into mediation by the judge overseeing the case.  The first mediation session will take place in November.   This comes after a


Mediation is the Next Step for Locked-Out Talc Mine Workers in Missoula
10/4/2018 3:18:19 PM
Description: The 33 locked-out union workers from the Imerys America Talc Mill in Missoula, MT, and representatives from the mill are headed to mediation hoping to resolve their issues as soon as possible.   After six weeks of picketing 24-7 outside of


Mediation Process in Jeopardy in Clergy Sex Abuse Cases
9/3/2018 10:24:10 PM
Description: The proposal to use mediation between victims of clergy sex abuse and the Catholic Church could be in jeopardy.  The mediation would set about resolving nearly 190 cases of clergy sex abuse.  Attorneys for the alleged victims are concerned