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25 Apr, 2019

The Benefit of Early Resolution Through Mediation

2019-04-22T08:21:32-05:00April 25th, 2019|Construction Contractor Advisor, Mediation|

Let’s face it, some projects just don’t go well and everyone knows there will be a fight over payment at some point.  If there were only some way to avoid costly litigation or arbitration.  Or is there?  You could include a mandatory mediation provision in your contract to require the parties try to resolve the matter before litigation or arbitration is initiated. What is Mediation? Mediation is not simply requiring [...]

10 Jan, 2013

Mediation – It’s Worth Considering

2013-01-10T08:00:42-05:00January 10th, 2013|Litigation, Mediation|

We often times get so embroiled in a dispute that voluntary resolution seems far fetched  But, mediation, where the parties work with an impartial party to generate their own solution in settling their conflict, should always be considered because of the costs savings, control and closure. Cost First, what costs are we talking about? Obviously cost includes attorney’s fees. But, internal costs are also high. Preparing for trial takes employees out [...]