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This Week in Mediation #848

September 23, 2020 - OUR 25TH YEAR!
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In This Issue:
Task Force Recommends ODR Platforms to ADR Institute of Canada • Caseload Manager Helps Ombuds Offices Meet Best Practice Standards • Innovation in the Way Mediators and in Particular Family Mediators are Trained in England and Wales • Culture and Religion, Evaluating Mediation Approaches: A Case Study • Mediation News • Job Postings • Events Calendar • Blogs
FINAL NOTICE:
Mediate.com's 25th Anniversary Conference
A One Time Opportunity To Consider The Future of Mediation
Navigating Mediation's Best Future is the goal of Mediate.com's 25th Anniversary Conference taking place fully online September 30 to October 2, 2020.  This unique conference presents dozens of inspirational mediation leaders describing and defining recommended courses for mediation's most impactful growth.  NOTE: Early Registration Ends Friday, September 25!   
Task Force Recommends ODR Platforms to ADR Institute of Canada
The ADR Institute of Canada (ADRIC) has an Online Dispute Task Force (ODRTF).  The Task Force formed a sub-committee on Platforms.  After evaluating 12 systems, the sub-committee recommends three ODR platforms: CREKODR, Caseload Manager (from Mediate.com), and the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC).
Caseload Manager Helps Ombuds Offices Meet Best Practice Standards
by Clare Fowler
Ombuds offices have elevated and unique needs for managing personal and case information and for meeting International Ombudsman Association (IOA) best practice standards.
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Innovation in the Way Mediators and in Particular Family Mediators are Trained in England and Wales
by Amel Ketani
The purpose of this paper is to consider how it is possible to improve the current mediation training in England and Wales.
Culture and Religion, Evaluating Mediation Approaches: A Case Study
by Gary Clayton
This document will analyze a conflict scenario with respect to the conflict’s candidacy (suitability) for mediation.
FEATURED MEDIATION BLOGS

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CASELOAD MANAGER: #1 Case Management Platform for Mediation, Ombuds & ODR
Caseload Manager is the proven secure cloud-based case management system for Mediation, Ombuds and ODR programs and practices. Caseload Manager is used by over 170 mediation, ombuds and ODR programs, including 5 statewide systems, NASA, the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the International Red Cross, and ICANN!  See our Representative Clients and arrange for a personal tour of Caseload Manager today!
MEDIATION IN TODAY'S NEWS

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JOBS (for Premium Members) Post New Job Listings

  • Mediator - AZ
  • Child Welfare Mediator - UT
  • Civil Rights Investigator - OR
  • Divorce Mediator - NY, remote
  • Ombudsman - DC
  • International Mediation Internship - Remote
  • Regional Ombuds - WA
  • Mediation Coordinator - OR
  • Fellows Program - NY
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TRAINING AND CONFERENCE CALENDAR

  • September 24 - ONLINE VA - Introduction to Conflict Coaching
  • September 29 - ONLINE NY - Effective Mediation Advocacy: Skills and Strategies for Litigators
  • September 30 - October 2 - ONLINE - "Mediation 20/20" - Mediate.com 25th Anniversary Conference
  • October 1-10 - ONLINE CA - The Basics of Mediation
  • October 1-November 19 - ONLINE OH - Autumn Basic Training Online
  • October 5-9 - Reno NV - 40-Hour Beginning Mediation and Conflict Resolution Certificate
  • October 5-8 - Toronto ON Canada - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • October 5-9 - Macon GA - Civil Mediation Training & Practicum
  • October 7-16 - Live Webinar - 40 hour Mediation Training
  • October 7-9 - ONLINE FL - Florida Supreme Court Certified County Mediation Training Program
  • October 8-10 - ONLINE TX - Elder and Adult Family Mediation Training
  • October 9-November 23 - ONLINE - Conflict Management Coaching Workshop
  • October 13-31 - Santa Ana CA - 40 Hour Basic Mediation Training
  • October 14-18 - ONLINE MO - 40-Hour Mediation Training
  • October 14-30 - ONLINE MA - 40-hour Online Divorce Mediation Training
  • October 15-November 6 - Milwaukee WI - Interdisciplinary Family Law Mediation Training
    October 15-16 and November 5-6, 2020.
  • October 16-17 - Online - APFM 2020 Annual Conference
  • October 18-November 15 - ONLINE NJ - Online 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training
  • October 19-28 - ONLINE MA - Online 30-Hour Mediation Training
  • October 19-23 - Washington DC - Mediating the Litigated Case - Washington D.C.
  • October 20-31 - ONLINE FL = Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediation Training
  • October 24-25 - ONLINE CA - Beyond the Basics
  • October 26-30 - Macon GA - Domestic & Family Mediation Training
  • October 28-31 - Houston TX -Advanced Mediation: Family-Divorce-Child Custody Training
  • October 29 - ONLINE - Mediate BC Virtual Unconference
  • October 29-30 - Live Webinar - Advanced Mediation Training

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