Although there are different options for screening, this case tells us why some may be better than others.
Category Archives: Mediation-Arbitration
In this recent SCJ decision, Justice Nolan quotes from the Riverdale Mediation website on screening for power imbalances.
We are so lucky to have the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC). It is a North America-wide, interdisciplinary organization of judges, mental health and child services professionals, mediators, lawyers, and academics– all committed to the development of well-informed best practices in family conflict resolution. The AFCC’s Ontario chapter is presenting its annual conference October 14-15 in Toronto. The …
I just completed a survey for a colleague who is writing a paper on the growing use of mediation- arbitration. For people with difficult, deeply-rooted disputes, this can be a very useful process. It offers them the opportunity to resolve the matter — hopefully quickly, confidentially and effectively–with someone in whom they have great confidence. A good mediator-arbitrator is a …