News Release- For Immediate Release
3 November 2015
Senator George Mitchell receives the IAM's Lifetime Achievement Award
Senator George Mitchell was presented with the IAM’s most prestigious award, The Lifetime Achievement Award at the recent conference of The International Academy of Mediators held in Baltimore, where he presented the keynote luncheon speech....To read the full press release click here!
Mediating in the Digital World or Sorry Seems the Hardest Text (with Apologies to Elton John)
By: Eric Galton, IAM Distinguished Fellow
About a year ago something weird happened at a mediation. Really weird. All the lawyers and parties were under 40. The mediation was held on different floors of a large law firm. The parties declined a face to face joint session. I asked for cell phone numbers so I could text due to our multi-floor arrangement. A demand had been made so I met briefly with the defendant. I was asked to adjourn to the lobby. Defense counsel texted me an offer...to read more click here