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Month: May 2017

WHAT IS MED-ARB?

Med-Arb is the process of combining mediation and arbitration. If you believe that mediation and arbitration are the best options for solving your dispute, simply retain a mediator and have the agreement to mediate/arbitrate include provisions authorizing the mediator to make final decisions, as an arbitrator, on any issues which you cannot agree. The arbitrator …

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WHAT IS ARBITRATION?

In my blog last week I discussed the process of mediation. What happens if mediation doesn’t work? If the parties cannot come to an agreement on the issues during mediation, the mediator can become the arbitrator for the parties if they agree to such an arrangement. In such cases, the arbitrator is authorized by the …

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WHAT IS MEDIATION?

Mediation is a process for the settlement of disputes outside of trial, the courtroom, and the judge that puts you in control of the outcome. Unlike typical litigation, mediation is aimed at creating a solution in the most efficient and cost-effective way with an outcome that is created by and satisfies everyone involved. You do …

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