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Hundreds of research studies have quantified the difference between an "A player" versus a "C player." Every one of them concludes that the difference in productivity and the impact on the bottom line is anywhere from 20 percent to over 1,000 percent greater return when...

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As reported, the New York Supreme Court Commercial Division (a Manhattan-based division of the state court of first instance that exclusively hears complex commercial cases) has been considering a proposal for mandatory mediation. The...

source: Lexology

A South Carolina Family Court judge has ordered U.S. Rep. Mark Sanford and his ex-wife, Jenny, to work with a mediator to resolve a dispute over money for their two youngest sons. The issue is trust funds for the couple's two youngest boys. Their divorce agreement four years...

source: The Associated Press via ABC News

Remember when we used to lament the fact that there were no mediation TV shows? Well we had Fairly Legal which was farcically formulaic and often a bit silly. Now we have Untying the Knot, a new reality series on the Bravo network. The show follows New Jersey divorce attorney-mediator...

source: Law Professor Blogs

Randy Lowry discusses how some have been resistant to mediation education, but how it has been successful...


Alright, we all know in the wake of Italian Colors, Concepcion, and now many other cases that the presumption of arbitrability isn't just a doctrine to recite in the manner of saying grace before invalidating an agreement, but is...

source: Lexology

State gambling regulators are weighing how to respond now that Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has refused to participate in arbitration with Wynn Resorts for a financial compensation deal. The casino proposes a $1.6 billion resort in neighboring Everett.

source: The Associated Press via WBUR-TV


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