When It’s Just the Attorney at the Mediation.

When It’s Just the Attorney at the Mediation. At a recent seminar hosted by Gary Weiner, Mediation Program Administrator at the California Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, for the Court’s Mediation Panel, we had lively discussion about Provost v Regents, (2011) 201 Cal.App.4th 1289. I would like to focus on only one aspect raised… Continue reading When It’s Just the Attorney at the Mediation.

What do good mediators do?

What do good mediators do? What do good mediators do? At a recent seminar hosted by Gary Weiner, Mediation Program Administrator at the California Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, for the Court’s Mediation Panel, we had a brain storming session on what good mediators do. Here are some of my gleanings from my colleagues:… Continue reading What do good mediators do?

FAQ: What is the Comprehensive Mediation Agreement?

FAQ: What is the Comprehensive Mediation  Agreement? In order to ensure all parties understand the status and implications involved, a comprehensive Mediation Agreement dealing with issues such as confidentiality, admissibility and privilege in relation to documentation and information exchanged must be agreed in advance. The Mediation Agreement will also deal with the costs of the… Continue reading FAQ: What is the Comprehensive Mediation Agreement?