As anyone who has read this blog in the past is probably well aware, there are many situations in which mediation may be a good way to resolve an issue. That said, not every dispute is right for the process. This may be true for a variety of reasons. In the next two posts we will discuss some of the factors that make mediation either a good or bad option. In this post we will cover situations in which it might not be the best way to go.
The mediation process is one that can be used to resolve a variety of types of disputes. Sometimes it is used to resolve a business dispute. Other times it can be used in employment matters. A famous east coast opera has turned to mediation to resolve a contract dispute with musicians, most of whose contracts expired on July 31, 2014.