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“Of this I am certain, that if we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find that we have lost the future.” So said Winston Churchill in 1940, after the battle for France was lost, in what became known as...

Prudent lawyers do not recommend that clients waste money pursuing litigation steps or a strategy that is doomed to fail. Prudent lawyers should not recommend that clients spend time and money on voluntary mediation that is destined to fail because one or more participants is not...

During a mediation caucus, one of the disputing parties admits that to gain a negotiating advantage he or she lied during the joint session. The mediation agreement provides that the mediator will keep the information confidential unless disclosure is expressly permitted. What does the mediator...