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!
The Business of ADR is Changing
By: Bruce Edwards, IAM Distinguished Fellow
Those of us who have been in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) for the past 25 years have seen it grow from an industry in modest infancy to thriving adulthood. In the beginning, we grappled with a business model of franchisor or franchisee. Mediators were challenged by potential conflicts of interest and were constantly in danger of being labeled as anything other than “neutral,” based on our law firm affiliations...to read more click here