A Mediation Tune Up for the State Court Appellate Machine

62 Pages Posted: 8 Jan 2012

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Barbara McAdoo

Hamline University School of Law

Date Written: 2010


This article (1) reviews the rationale for appellate mediation program; (2) discusses the development and evaluation of a pilot program for the mediation of family appellate cases in Minnesota; and (3) discusses the elements of program design most likely to make appellate mediation programs successful. Specific attention is given to ensuring that substantive and procedural justice are achieved in appellate mediation programs.

Keywords: ADR ,Alternative Dispute Resolution, Procedural Mediation, Minnesota, Court of Appeals

JEL Classification: J52, K00, K10, K49

Suggested Citation

McAdoo, Barbara, A Mediation Tune Up for the State Court Appellate Machine (2010). Journal of Dispute Resolution, Vol. 2010, No. 2, p. 327, 2010, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1910899

Barbara McAdoo (Contact Author)

Hamline University School of Law ( email )

1536 Hewitt Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55104-1237
United States

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