Ethical/Professional Responsibility Concerns for Rule 114 Lawyer-Mediators: A Vacuum of Applicable Rules?
James Richard Coben
Hamline University School of Law
September 9, 2011
Hamline Journal of Public Law & Policy, Vol. 16, p. 375, 1995
The author asserts that under current Minnesota law, the ethical professional responsibilities of mediators may depend, in part, on their professional identity outside of the mediation process. The article analyzes the conflicting responsibilities created by a panoply of Minnesota statutes, court rules, and lawyer and neutral ethical codes.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 51
Keywords: mediation, ethics, self-determination, justice, neutrality
Date posted: September 9, 2011