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Experts, Mediation, and Confidentiality—How to Avoid Mistakes

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

Program Type: VideoCast (Audio,Video, PPT Presentation)
Program Level: Overview
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Delivery Method: Group Internet-Based
CPE Credits: Two (2) Hours
Fields of Study: Administrative Practice
Item Number: 16PEWCH1116B
Shipping Weight: 0lbs. 0oz.
Price: $110.00
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
- Formulate key questions to ask regarding confidentiality
- Identify future considerations regarding mediation confidentiality and utilizing experts

Who Should Attend

Financial professionals


Nancy Neal Yeend, Mediator & Dispute Management Strategist
Ms. Nancy Neal Yeend is an experienced, nationally recognized, dispute management strategist, trainer, and mediator. Her firm, The End Strategy, focuses on preventing and resolving business related disputes. Ms. Yeend has served as faculty at the National Judicial College for 23 years teaching mediation, negotiation, dispute prevention, and related courses. She has trained over 6,000 mediators, and worked with experts to increase their effectiveness in mediation.