Category: Mediation

August 17, 2007

Self-Reliance And Mediation

Filed under: Mediation - 17 Aug 2007

I would think that one of the most compelling reasons to resolve legal disputes through mediation rather than litigation would be the impulse for self-reliance. That, and civic harmony. Major corporate interests perhaps abuse the method of mediation …

August 7, 2007

Two Views of Alternative Dispute Resolution

Filed under: Mediation - 07 Aug 2007

As a follow up to Boarder’s post on Mediation, I wanted to lay out two sides of the ever-growing movement of settling cases outside the courtroom. As a little background, well over 90 percent of civil cases settle before …

August 6, 2007


Filed under: Mediation - 06 Aug 2007

Today I was reading about mediation as an alternative to litigation. It’s a surprising suggestion, but it seems that the majority of incidents that lead people to civil courts, small claims courts, and often even criminal courts (in the …