2. Mediation and personal injury cases: where do we go from here? – an interesting look back and forward by Ontario silk, Paul M. Iacono.
3. And new at Mediation World;
> Alternative Dispute Resolution Policy Statements prepared by each of the civil litigating components in the Department of Justice – these documents have been provided to all staff attorneys in the Department of Justice who handle civil litigation, and are being published to make clear the Department’s commitment to greater use of alternative dispute resolution.
This document makes available all of the Department’s ADR case selection criteria relating to the government’s voluntary participation in ADR – and HEY buddy! read my lips “Nothing in these Guidance documents shall be construed to create any right or benefit, substantive or procedural, enforceable at law or in equity, by a party against the United States, its agencies, its officers or any other person”
Carrie Menkel-Meadow talks about the trends in mediation and the good things that are happening plus the dangers one of which is that the practice does not get co-opted.By Carrie J. Menkel-Meadow
As far as I can tell, the development and deployment of artificial intelligence (AI) is the biggest technical advance for mediators and mediation since the original adoption of email in...By James Melamed, J.D.