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Student Mediation Program at Penn Expands
10/8/2019 12:14:50 PM
Description: Penn recently announced it would expand its student mediation and conflict program to the Restorative Practices at Penn Program ([email protected]) within the Office of Student Conduct. The program makes rulings in cases that violate the student code of


Vermont Considering Mediation to Help with CPS Backlog
9/17/2019 8:00:49 AM
Description: Those overseeing the backlog of Child Protective Services cases in the state of Vermont could turn to mediation to help alleviate some of the burden. This comes after there has been an influx of reason cases related to allegations of child


Hagerstown’s Mediation First Program Lets Community Continue Existing Services
8/5/2019 1:44:43 PM
Description: The Mediation First Program has released information about how the community will be able to continue using the services once the program has been taken over in the coming days. The program was cancelled by the Community Action Council earlier this


Mediator Brought in To Assist North Shore School District 112 and Teachers Union Finalize a New Contract
8/5/2019 1:43:59 PM
Description: A federal mediator has been called in to assist the North Shore School District 112 and its teachers union finalizes a contract. There are still several sticking points in the ongoing negotiations and both sides agreed that a third-party was needed


Mediation Could End Strike of Alaska Ferry Workers
8/5/2019 1:43:18 PM
Description: A federal mediator has been called in by Alaska ferry workers and state officials in an effort to end the strike that began the end of July. The strike has disrupted travel during the peak tourist season. It has halted traffic for the Alaska Marine


Kaneland Teachers Hold Rally Days before Mediation is Set to Begin
7/30/2019 12:12:50 PM
Description: The contract under which Kaneland teachers work expired on June 30th and the district and teachers are headed to mediation to negotiate a new contract.   According to the president of Kaneland Education Association, “We have been


Mediation Continues without Resolution in Majestic Hills Dispute
6/25/2019 11:16:31 AM
Description: The ongoing mediation regarding the Majestic Hills housing plan continues without a resolution.   The goal of the mediation is to settle the lawsuits that were filed after landslides in North Strabane Township damaged property and triggered


Accusations of Bad Faith Bargaining Fly in Mediation between Union and Johnston
6/25/2019 11:15:52 AM
Description: Johnston has filed a lawsuit against the union that represents many town workers claiming it negotiated in bad faith bargaining after contract talks failed to produce any result. The lawsuit asks that the judge overseeing the case block the union


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


Dublin Teachers Set to Demonstrate Amid Mediation over Contract
4/26/2019 11:58:31 AM
Description: Dublin, California teachers have voted to strike if no resolution is reached while mediation efforts continue in an effort to resolve the contract dispute with the school district. According to union representatives, 98 percent of teachers voted in