Georgia’s New Uniform Mediation Act Provides Protections For Private Mediations

Georgia’s New Uniform Mediation Act Provides Protections For Private Mediations

Georgia’s Uniform Mediation Act (“GUMA”), codified at O.C.G.A. § 9-17-1, et seq., went into effect on July 1, 2021 and applies to mediation proceedings entered into from that date. GUMA provides new protections and requirements for parties and mediators engaging in private mediation in Georgia.

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