Narrative Mediation in Civil Cases

Bob Meynardie was interviewed by Professor John Stephens as part of his mediation curriculum at the University of North Carolina School of Government.  Bob was asked to discuss the role,…

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Is Your Mediator Stupid Enough?

I recently read an interesting article by a mediation trainer suggesting that he actively encourages new mediators to become “more stupid.”  In the article, Michael Jacobs contends that “stupidity and…

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Bracketology

In virtually every mediation that bogs down, I am asked about the use of brackets. Brackets have their place but to state the obvious: the use of brackets will not…

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