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Experts, Mediation, and Confidentiality: How to Avoid Mistakes

 Experts, Mediation, and Confidentiality: How to Avoid Mistakes
CPE Credit

Program Type: Recorded Webinar (Audio, PPT)
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: One (1) Hour
Fields of Study: Administrative Practice (Consulting)
Item Number: 15PFFNOLA26J
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $80.00
Program Description

Even though the use of experts in mediation has increased over the years, some challenges remain. There is resistance to using experts, and even when included, experts are underutilized. Further, there is confusion over confidentiality requirements regarding the expert's testimony or findings. This webinar provides tips and suggestions for experts on how to increase their inclusion in mediation, how an expert benefits the entire settlement process, and things to consider regarding confidentiality requirements.

Learning Objectives

After completing this webinar, attendees will be able to:

- Identify ways to increase opportunities to participate in mediations
- Determine how involving an expert in mediation provides benefits and enhances the probability of settlement
- Describe at what points in the mediation process an expert may provide added value
- Outline key questions to ask regarding confidentiality
- Identify future considerations regarding mediation confidentiality and utilizing experts

Who Should Attend

CPAs, attorneys, valuation practitioners


Nancy Neal Yeend, Mediator
Ms. Nancy Neal Yeend is an experienced, nationally recognized, dispute management strategist, trainer, and mediator. She has served as a faculty member of the National Judicial College for 20 years. Ms. Yeend has trained over 5,000 mediators in the art of mediation. She has worked with experts on how to effectively be used in mediation; mediation advocacy; and other mediation, dispute prevention, and resolution courses.