Blog Posts from Mediation & Arbitration

Civility as a Negotiation Strategy

Civility as a Negotiation Strategy

Apr 17, 2018
While many aspects of negotiation are difficult, the seemingly easiest is just working well with others -- being polite, acknowledging opposing viewpoints, showing respect and paying attention. These, and other active listening skills, should be a given in any negotiation, setting the stage for effective communication, information sharing and working together toward a resolution.
10 Mediation Mistakes

10 Mediation Mistakes

Jul 28, 2017
Greg Clayton mediation attorney, lawyer in New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont speaks about mediation mistakes
ADR: When Mediation Becomes a Client’s Day in Court

ADR: When Mediation Becomes a Client’s Day in Court

Jul 07, 2017
Not long ago, alternative dispute resolution was one of the many stopping points on the path to trial: it was something you checked off the list as you prepared a case for a presentation in a courtroom.…
Alternative Dispute Resolution: When Mediation Becomes a Client’s Day in Court

Alternative Dispute Resolution: When Mediation Becomes a Client’s Day in Court

Nov 03, 2016
Not long ago, alternative dispute resolution was one of the many stopping points on the path to trial. ADR was something you checked off the list as you prepared a case for a presentation in a courtroom.