Two Concepts of Mediation in the FmHA's Farmer-Lender Mediation Program

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Leonard L. Riskin

University of Florida - Levin College of Law

Date Written: July 1, 1993

Abstract

This Article describes the background and implementation of the Farmers Home Administration's massive effort to mediate between farmers and their creditors over delinquent loans, explains the two radically different forms of mediation employed, and discusses the significance of these developments for organizations and individuals outside the FmHA.

Keywords: mediation, mediator, alternative dispute resolution, Farmers Home Administration, Agricultural Credit Act, loan servicing, broad mediation, narrow mediation

Suggested Citation

Riskin, Leonard L., Two Concepts of Mediation in the FmHA's Farmer-Lender Mediation Program (July 1, 1993). Administrative Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1, 1993. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1506711

Leonard L. Riskin (Contact Author)

University of Florida - Levin College of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 117625
Gainesville, FL 32611-7625
United States

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