Category: About Mediation

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
Considerando Mediación de Especial Educación author.

Considerando Mediación de Especial Educación

¿Qué es la mediación? La mediacion es una manera flexible de resolver los desacuerdos entre la escuela o sistemas de...

By CADRE CADRE
Negotiating The New Health Care Minefields author.

Negotiating The New Health Care Minefields

A little over a year ago, I was boarding a flight from New Orleans to Dallas/Fort Worth. Sometimes I'm a...

By Steven P. Cohen
Focusing On Interests author.

Focusing On Interests

Positions: Parties in conflict have a natural tendency to think and talk in positions. Positions are statements or demands framed...

By Department of Veteran Afffairs VA
Considering Special Education Mediation author.

Considering Special Education Mediation

Helping Parents and Educators Create Solutions that Improve Results for Students with Disabilities What is Mediation? Mediation is a highly...

By CADRE CADRE
Win the Battle, But Lose the War? author.

Win the Battle, But Lose the War?

Yes, we are at war. But it's a different kind than some think. This is a battle for the heart...

By Ronald S. Kraybill
The Sources Of Conflict Are Found In The History Of The Relationship author.

The Sources Of Conflict Are Found In The History Of The Relationship

This article is courtesy of HR.com, a website committed to making the lives of HR professionals and business managers easier....

By Bob Delaney
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
On Revenge author.

On Revenge

Catching Our Breath As we come up for air from the relentless radio and television coverage that keeps us connected...

By Peter Adler, Robert Benjamin
Who Uses Mediation And Arbitration,  And Why author.

Who Uses Mediation And Arbitration, And Why

Reprinted by permission of The CPA Journal.Certified Public Accountants (CPA's) reading the business press are aware that there is frequent...

By Philip Zimmerman, CPA
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
Mediation: It’s a Team Effort author.

Mediation: It’s a Team Effort

Settling cases is seldom easy. Even the small cases, the ones that people tell me will be “simple,” can require...

By Michael P. Carbone
The Dirty Dozen Of Communication author.

The Dirty Dozen Of Communication

1. ORDERING, DIRECTING, COMMANDING Telling the person to do something; giving the person an order or command. "You must...," "You...

By Department of Veteran Afffairs VA
The Paradigm Shift In Conflict Resolution Methodology author.

The Paradigm Shift In Conflict Resolution Methodology

It wasn't long ago that if a dispute could not be resolved through direct negotiation, the next step was the...

By Elizabeth Tippin
How Mediation Can Help Same Gender Relationships author.

How Mediation Can Help Same Gender Relationships

Nearly ten years ago when Marlene first met Liz, their future as a couple seemed so bright. They shared a...

By Barry Simon
What Kind Of A Mediator Do You Want? author.

What Kind Of A Mediator Do You Want?

The success or failure of a mediation often depends on who the mediator is. Before retaining a mediator you should...

By Michael P. Carbone
Overcoming Common Barriers To Settling Cases author.

Overcoming Common Barriers To Settling Cases

Copyright © John J. McCauley 2000. This article originally appeared in the October 2000 edition of Orange County Lawyer Magazine.For...

By John J. McCauley
Smart Choices – A Practical Guide to Making Better Decisions author.

Smart Choices – A Practical Guide to Making Better Decisions

Review by John Wade Published by: (Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 1999) pp 244. Order at Amazon This article has...

By John Wade
The Transition of ADR to ADM author.

The Transition of ADR to ADM

This article has been reproduced with permission of the Bond University Dispute Resolution Newsletter September 1999, Vol 2.Nomenclature in the...

By John Wade
Mediating on the Internet: Today and Tomorrow (part 2 of 2) author.

Mediating on the Internet: Today and Tomorrow (part 2 of 2)

To Part 1 ~~~~~~~~~~ Subject: Online Mediation; Getting Started Hello party 1 and party 2: Thank you for using Online...

By James Melamed, J.D.
Mediation in Sexual Harassment Cases author.

Mediation in Sexual Harassment Cases

Currently, there are more rules, regulations, and laws dealing with sexual discrimination, and particularly sexual harassment, than any other substantive...

By Tim Hicks
Mediation: A Process To Regain Control of Your Life author.

Mediation: A Process To Regain Control of Your Life

Are you weary of trying to solve the pressing conflicts in your life through long drawn out legal battles? Does...

By Nathan Davidovich
What is Mediation? author.

What is Mediation?

Mediation may be thought of as "assisted negotiation." Negotiation may be thought of as "communications for agreement." Hence, mediation is...

By Managing Editor
What is Negotiation? author.

What is Negotiation?

What is Negotiation? A: There are two principle negotiation theories and strategic approaches to negotiation: competitive or positional negotiation; and...

By Managing Editor
What Happens In Mediation? author.

What Happens In Mediation?

"Of those that reached agreement in Mediation, two thirds of both men and women agreed that spousal support was fair;...

By Forrest (Woody) Mosten
Mediation Is Not For Sissies author.

Mediation Is Not For Sissies

Last month, a reporter from the Los Angeles Daily Journal asked me a question about mediation which gave me quite...

By Jeff Kichaven
The Big Secret, excerpt from Finding Common Ground, A Field Guide to Mediation author.

The Big Secret, excerpt from Finding Common Ground, A Field Guide to Mediation

Order at Amazon.com We dance round in a ring and suppose But the Secret sits in the middle and knows....

By Barbara Ashley Phillips
The Five Stages Of Mediation author.

The Five Stages Of Mediation

This article appeared in the September 1997 edition of "Alternatives to the High Cost of Litigation," a publication of the...

By Jeffrey Krivis
From Hatred And Blame To Compassion And Resolution author.

From Hatred And Blame To Compassion And Resolution

This article appeared in the January/February 1997 issue of The California Therapist. It is reprinted with permission of the California...

By Jack Hamilton
Real Litigators Don’t Eat Quiche And Other Myths About Mediation author.

Real Litigators Don’t Eat Quiche And Other Myths About Mediation

Myth #1: A tough, effective, take-no-prisoners litigator should not mediate, because real litigators don't mediate. Fact: The problem with this...

By Steven Rosenberg

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