Civil Cases and the Collaborative Process: Virginia update, by P. Marshall Yoder & Donita M. King
Good Reads: An ADR Reading List, featuring works by John Lande, Ellen Waldman, Lisa Herrick, Susan Shearhouse, Eric Galton, and Lela Love.
The End of Class Action Arbitration?
Other topics include: ADR Developments from the cases of Intersections, Inc. v. Loomis and United States v. Tessa Structures LLC, the adopted revisions to the Virginia Standards of Ethics & Professional Responsibility, and more!
Establishing a Mediation Practice: Advice for Lawyers, by Robert W. Hassold, Jr.
Recent Case Law Addressing Mediated Settlements, compiled by Rosemarie Annunziata
"Mama Loved Me Best!": The Challenges and Nuances of Estate Mediation, by Joseph G. Jarret
Other topics include Joint Committee's Position on a proposed UPL Opinion regarding the representation of a client by a non-lawyer CPA, Confidentiality in Mediation Discussions, and Virginia's Executive Branch ADR Initiative, and more!
The Dispute Resolution Continuum, by Kimberly Fauss
Mandatory Mediation in the Fourth Circuit: Making It Work, by Thomas F. Ball III
Fitting the Ethics to the Forum: A Bold Proposal, by Larry Hoover – A Review of Robert C. Bordone’s Essay “Fitting the Ethics to the Forum: A Proposal for Process-Enabling Ethical Codes”
American Bar Association Committee Addresses Truthfulness in Caucused Mediation
Other topics include New Statewide Collaborative Law Group, Futures Commission on ADR, and more!
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