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Mediation Continues for Bath Iron Workers
8/4/2020 12:25:06 PM
Description: Bath’s largest Iron Works union will be meeting with a federal mediator in the coming weeks. The mediation attempt comes after a month-long strike by the workers. Mediation attempts have been made throughout the month, but no agreement was


Grand Prairie to Ratify ICF Mediation Terms
7/13/2020 12:22:51 PM
Description: Both the city and county of Grand Prairie are about to ratify the mediation terms for the Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework (ICF). Both the city and county councils are expected to receive the agreement next week.   The City Council will


Glebe BIA and Councilor Shawn Menard Agree to Mediation
7/13/2020 12:20:29 PM
Description: Councilor Shawn Menard and the Glebe BIA have agreed to attempt mediation after Menard was terminated from his position on the BIA board at the end of June. Both parties agreed to “enter into a new process of understanding and


Firefighters Union and Watertown Headed to Mediation
6/10/2020 11:30:00 AM
Description: Mediation is scheduled June 11th for the city of Watertown and its firefighters’ union to discuss what comes next in their labor negotiations.   According to the director of the conciliation with the Public Employment Relation Board in


FMCS Investment in Virtual Mediation Paying Off during Coronavirus Outbreak
5/5/2020 3:48:27 PM
Description: Mediation is one of the most effective ways to resolve disputes between management and labor, but doing so in-person is nearly impossible at the moment due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Luckily, it is possible to conduct mediation sessions


City of Grand Prairie to Begin Mediation with County
4/21/2020 3:27:06 PM
Description: Grand Prairie city council members are ready to move onto the next step in the city’s dispute with the -County of Grand Prairie regarding the Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework. Both sides are trying to arrange mediation, but an in-person


New Contracts for Caregivers Reached Via Mediation
4/21/2020 3:26:18 PM
Description: Governor Jay Inslee recently announced that the Swedish Medical Center and Swedish Edmonds and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW have agreed on new contract terms that affect nearly 8000 employees of Swedish.   According to the governor, the two sides


Southwest Airlines Workers Seeking Mediation
3/2/2020 1:10:35 PM
Description: The union that represents Southwest Airlines’ passenger service and reservation employees has submitted a request for federal mediation.  The goal is for the mediator to help move talks regarding contract negotiations forward.  The


Court-Ordered Mediation in the Future for Writers and Agencies Dispute in Hollywood
3/2/2020 1:07:37 PM
Description: A judge has set a distant deadline of December 25th for the court-ordered mediation between the Writers Guild of American and the nation’s three largest talent agencies.  Gail Migdal Title, an experienced entertainment lawyer will oversee


Mediation Center in Transylvania Hosting Information Session on Homeless Services
12/16/2019 2:20:59 PM
Description: The Mediation Center and Pisgah Legal Services (PLS) plan to host an upcoming information session regarding their collaborative project, Homelessness Prevention through Mediation and Litigation.     The program is designed to help