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Mediation: an Executive’s Guide to Managing Conflict author.

Mediation: an Executive’s Guide to Managing Conflict

Business executives are spending increasing amounts of their time and money resolving legal disputes. When executives want to be concentrating...

By Michael Roberts

What About Mediators’ Needs?!!

As mediators, we feel a certain pressure to help parties meet their goals at the table, whether those goals are...

By Kristine Paranica, Linda Hendrikson, Thomas Fuchs
Litigate Or Mediate?: Mediation As An Alternative To Lawsuits author.

Litigate Or Mediate?: Mediation As An Alternative To Lawsuits

WHAT IS MEDIATION? One often hears the term "mediation" in connection with resolution of disputes which have already become lawsuits,...

By Adrienne Krikorian
I Hear What You Are Saying, But What Are You Telling Me (Book Review) author.

I Hear What You Are Saying, But What Are You Telling Me (Book Review)

Order at Amazon.comMost people practicing ADR would agree that there is a lot of communication that occurs non-verbally in the...

By Jon Linden

Managing the Mediation Environment

This excerpt is reprinted with permission from Jossey-Bass, A Wiley Company. It is drawn from I Hear What You Say,...

By Barbara G. Madonik
In Search Of An Occupation author.

In Search Of An Occupation

After four years of trying to enter the mediation profession, I came to the conclusion that there is no mediation...

By Barry Simon

The Role of Attorneys in Special Education Mediation

A Briefing Paper from The Consortium for Appropriate Dispute Resolution in Special Education (CADRE)This document was developed by CADRE,a project...

By Edward Feinberg
How Military Strategy Argues for the Increased Use of Mediators in Land Use Approvals author.

How Military Strategy Argues for the Increased Use of Mediators in Land Use Approvals

A developer I work with finds the typical land use approval process so grueling and disruptive that he has, at...

By Sean F. Nolon

Ethical Guidelines for Disputants? Why Not?

The past quarter century has witnessed phenomenal growth in the mediation field in North America and with it the development...

By Lyn Kendrick
Encouraging the Use of Mediation by Families from Diverse Backgrounds author.

Encouraging the Use of Mediation by Families from Diverse Backgrounds

This document was developed by CADRE, a project of Direction Service pursuant to Cooperative Agreement CFDA H326D98002 with the Office...

By Anita Engiles, Catherine Fromme, Philip Moses
Enforcing Agreements Made At Mediation author.

Enforcing Agreements Made At Mediation

You and your clients have just gone through a lengthy mediation. After hours of hard bargaining, a settlement finally is...

By Michael P. Carbone
Email Management and Etiquette author.

Email Management and Etiquette

Remember your first typing class (for those of you who had the opportunity). There was keyboarding to learn but there...

By James Melamed, J.D., John Helie
Mosten Lays It Out, Step by Step author.

Mosten Lays It Out, Step by Step

Order at Amazon.com In truly one of the finest books on building a mediation practice ever to be published, Mosten...

By Jon Linden
The Mediation Field Guide: Transcending Litigation and Resolving Conflicts in Your Business or Organization author.

The Mediation Field Guide: Transcending Litigation and Resolving Conflicts in Your Business or Organization

Book Review: The Mediation Field Guide: Transcending Litigation and Resolving Conflicts in Your Business or Organization by Barbara Ashley Phillips...

By Jonathan W. Reitman
National Tragedy Brings out the Best in Litigators & Litigants author.

National Tragedy Brings out the Best in Litigators & Litigants

The barbaric terrorist attacks of September 11 have brought out the courage, patriotism and selflessness in millions of Americans. It...

By Deborah Rothman
A 12 Step Approach to Enhancing Your Alternate Dispute Resolution Practice author.

A 12 Step Approach to Enhancing Your Alternate Dispute Resolution Practice

Thinking of ways to enhance your ADR practice? Join the club. The 40-hour divorce mediation training classes are packed to...

By Anju Jessani

A New Approach to Conflict Resolution

Order at Amazon.comChapter One: Narrative Mediation: What Is It? The universe is transformation: our life is what our thoughts make...

By Gerald Monk, John Winslade
Sample Mediation Program: Veterans Integrated Service Network author.

Sample Mediation Program: Veterans Integrated Service Network

1. Policy. To assure a work environment that is conductive to the delivery of high quality patient services, VISN X...

By Department of Veteran Afffairs VA
Fully Integrated Multi-Disciplinary Practice Is Good For Lawyers author.

Fully Integrated Multi-Disciplinary Practice Is Good For Lawyers

First published by the New Jersey Law Journal, July 31, 2000Introduction The New Jersey Supreme Court, which defines and regulates...

By Hanan Isaacs
The Game is Changing author.

The Game is Changing

This article was first published by the Missouri Lawyers Weekly (August, 2001) In my $280 Ferragamo pumps with the 2...

By Paula Young
Mediator Qualifications Disclosure Program: Frequently Asked Questions author.

Mediator Qualifications Disclosure Program: Frequently Asked Questions

The Mediate.com Qualifications Disclosure Program ("QDP") allows Mediators the opportunity to identify themselves as "Associate," "Practitioner" or "Senior" Mediators based...

By Managing Editor

Multidisciplinarity in Mediation: The Dilemma

Few people enter the field of Mediation without having some other professional background and experience. As a matter of fact,...

By Barbara Sowell
Mediate.com Qualifications Disclosure author.

Mediate.com Qualifications Disclosure

Mediate.com offers mediators the opportunity to self-evaluate as "Associate," "Practitioner" or "Senior" Mediators based upon their degree of training, experience...

By Managing Editor

Promoting Mediation: Challenges of Expanding Your Practice

The recognition of mediation as an affordable and accessible means of alternative dispute resolution has precipitated a significant rise in...

By Frank Cruz
ACR Comments to UMA author.

ACR Comments to UMA

Provided by The Association for Conflict Resolution. July 24, 2001 This letter will serve as the Association for Conflict Resolution’s...

By ACR ACR
Early Input Invited on Preliminary Draft of Ethical Standards Released by California Judicial Council Working Group author.

Early Input Invited on Preliminary Draft of Ethical Standards Released by California Judicial Council Working Group

PRELIMINARY DRAFT ETHICAL STANDARDS FOR MEDIATORS IN COURT-CONNECTED MEDIATION PROGRAMS FOR CIVIL CASES 1. PREAMBLE These standards are intended to...

By Alan Wiener
Mediation in Stockholm author.

Mediation in Stockholm

This article was previoulsly published in the Stockholm Arbitration Report 2000:1.1. INTRODUCTION With its Arbitration Institute long acknowledged in the...

By Christer Holm
Advocacy Skills:  Tips for Selecting a Good Mediator author.

Advocacy Skills: Tips for Selecting a Good Mediator

While members of the Bar benefit from local court programs that may assign mediators, often serving as volunteers, advocates and...

By Jerry Roscoe
Dealing With A Competitive Approach In Mediation author.

Dealing With A Competitive Approach In Mediation

Most people approach mediation with the best of intentions. They are hopeful that the negotiation will achieve their ultimate goal...

By Jeffrey Krivis
The Making of a Mediator: Developing Artistry in Practice author.

The Making of a Mediator: Developing Artistry in Practice

The preface to this book is published with the consent of Jossey-Bass Publishers. Order at AmazonPreface Artistry is not a...

By Alison Taylor, Michael Lang

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