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DISCRIMINATION: DISABILITY – PSYCHIATRIC ILLNESS OR PSYCHOLOGICAL DISABILITY OR IMPAIRMENT – EMPLOYMENT EQUITY ACT, ACT 55 OF 1998 (AS AMENDED)

“The appellant, however, sought to justify its decision to require the respondent to submit to psychiatric testing on the basis that she had consented to it in her contract of employment; that it had concerns about her behaviour; and that the work performed by her was inherently stressful and…

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Added by Johann Scheepers on December 7, 2017 at 8:04pm — No Comments

NAFCM seeks remote extern

The National Association for Community Mediation (NAFCM) supports peacemakers by being the hub for advancing the work of…
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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on November 21, 2017 at 12:17pm — No Comments

The Franken Challenge

The Franken Challenge

 

From the moment the Weinstein scandal broke, followed shortly by a host of others, I expected that someone I have admired, identified with, or liked would soon be identified as a sexual predator. I anticipated that would be a test for me of my convictions and determination to confront sexual violence everywhere.  In a sense I was waiting for the Al Franken shoe to drop—and it did.  This provides the painful but essential opportunity…

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Added by Bernie Mayer on November 20, 2017 at 11:50am — 1 Comment

Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Student Writing Competition

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

ADR LAW STUDENT WRITING COMPETITION

2018

The Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association and the American College of Civil Trial Mediators are proud to announce the Second Annual NYSBA/ACCTM National Championship Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Student Writing…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on November 16, 2017 at 8:59pm — No Comments

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution - Oct 30th 2017

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [HERE].…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on October 30, 2017 at 3:30pm — No Comments

THE LAW OF EVIDENCE IN ARBITRATION PROCEEDINGS - ‘VALUATION’, ‘ANALYSIS’, ‘ASSESSMENT’, ‘PROBABILITIES’, ‘INFERENCES’, ‘CIRCUMSTANTIAL EVIDENCE’, ‘CUMULATIVE EFFECT’, THE RULES OF LOGIC…

“There is no art

To find the mind’s construction in the face

He was a good gentleman on whom I built An absolute trust”

- Macbeth l.iv.13.

On Circumstantial Evidence – Cumulative effect:

“[E]ven two articles of circumstantial evidence, though each taken by itself but as a feather, join together, you will find them pressing on a delinquent with the weight of a mill-stone ….”.

‘In S v Reddy & others 1996 2 SACR 1 (A) 8i Zulman AJA quoted, ‘Best on…

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Added by Johann Scheepers on October 21, 2017 at 8:02pm — No Comments

NCR & 2040 Speaking Truths: Shootings and Sexual Harassment - Event at Creighton University

Angry White Men and the Alpha Male Blues: Shootings and Sexual Harassment



It seems as though the nation can’t catch its breath. Issues surrounding gun control were thrust into the headlines after the deadliest mass shooting in US history occurred in Las Vegas. Just as the gun industry was faced with intense scrutiny, sexual abuse accusations against a man in power in the film industry came to light. The revelation of what appears to be a dirty little open secret…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on October 21, 2017 at 2:30am — No Comments

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution - October 16th, 2017

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [HERE].…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on October 16, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments

5 Key Factors in Setting Up a Catering Business

If you are interested in food and are interested in running a food-related business then the best option is starting a catering service. There is a lot of competition in this industry but it is also an evergreen business that is growing more and more. There are countless…

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Added by Emma Miah on October 16, 2017 at 12:56am — No Comments

CFA: Regional Institute on Strategic Nonviolent Action in Latin America

Regional Institute on the Study and Practice of Strategic Nonviolent Action, Quito-Ecuador



The International Center on Nonviolent Conflict (ICNC), FLACSO-Ecuador, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (PUCE), and the Center for Mediation, Peace, and Resolution of Conflict (CEMPROC) are pleased to invite applications for the first Regional Institute on the Study and Practice of Strategic Nonviolent Action:



The Institute…

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Added by Jeff Pugh on October 8, 2017 at 8:06pm — No Comments

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution - September 19th, 2017

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [HERE].…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on September 19, 2017 at 9:48am — No Comments

Brexit, Trump and the Nash Trap. A Loss of Trust.

The U.K.’s decision to leave the EU and the voting in of the protectionist Donald Trump to the US presidency has drawn both the UK and the USA into the Nash Trap.

U.S. mathematician John Nash (the movie ‘A Beautiful Mind’) postulated that Adam Smith’s declaration that ‘In competition, individual ambition serves the common good' (the leave approach and Trump’s ‘America First’ proposition) was incomplete.

Instead Nash postulated that the best result is for everyone in the…

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Added by Greg Rooney on September 5, 2017 at 8:11pm — No Comments

Professional Protectionism and Legal Reform. [1]

Professional Protectionism and Legal Reform. [1]

 

Our legal system, our courts and in particular our family courts are facing a major crisis.  Fewer and fewer people can afford full legal representation.  As a result, more and more litigants are forced to represent themselves in court.  The numbers are staggering—over 50%, and in some urban courts closer to 80%, of family litigants appear without counsel, as do 30-50% of…

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Added by Bernie Mayer on September 5, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Response to AFCC-Ontario’s Comments on the Bonkalo Report

Response to AFCC-Ontario’s Comments on the Bonkalo Report

Submitted By Bernie Mayer[1]

Kingsville, Ontario

June 28, 2017 (Revised, August 10, 2017)

 

I want to thank the AFCC-O Board for providing me an opportunity to respond to the Chapter’s statement on the Bonkalo report.  Those of you who heard my talk at the AFCC…

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Added by Bernie Mayer on September 5, 2017 at 6:38pm — No Comments

Professional Protectionism and Legal Reform

Professional Protectionism and Legal Reform. [1]

 

Our legal system, our courts and in particular our family courts are facing a major crisis.  Fewer and fewer people can afford full legal representation.  As a result, more and more litigants are forced to represent themselves in court.  The numbers are staggering—over 50%, and in some urban courts closer to 80%, of family litigants appear without counsel, as do 30-50% of…

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Added by Bernie Mayer on September 5, 2017 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Negotiation via Videoconferencing

Negotiation via videoconferencing is finally gaining steam – but there has been very little written about negotiating successfully over this media.



In this new paper, a chapter in Chris Honeyman and Andrea Kupfer Schneider’s forthcoming The Negotiator’s…

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Added by Noam Ebner on September 5, 2017 at 2:07pm — No Comments

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution - September 5th, 2017

What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [HERE].…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on September 5, 2017 at 11:33am — No Comments

CfP: Leading in Uncertainty

RUNNING WITH SCISSORS: LEADING IN UNCERTAINTY

This new leadership book will focus on personal leadership accounts from people who have experienced both adversity and success while navigating the 21st Century leadership landscape. Edited by Jennifer Moss Breen, Jacqueline Font-Guzman, and  Haytham Abduljiawad, the book aims to share the experiences of leaders who strive to collaborate, adapt, and integrate the global workforce. Some of the focal points included in the CfP are closely…

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Added by ADRhub.com - Creighton NCR on September 5, 2017 at 11:00am — No Comments

Call for Submissions: International Ombudsman Association 2018 Conference

IOA seeks proposal for its 13th annual conference. Set for April 23-25, 2018 in Richmond, VA, the event attracts Ombuds and others interested in the field from diverse sectors around the world and have varying levels of experience. They represent professionals in academia, corporations, government, and other organizations.…

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Added by Tom A. Kosakowski on August 31, 2017 at 1:37pm — No Comments

4 Ways Successful Businesses Develop their Workplace Environment

There's no denying that today's retail markets are furiously and unforgivingly aggressive. To give your business the focused edge, pull in clients, and secure their loyalty; great shop fitting is necessary. It pays to concentrate on your store's design and feel nobody needs to peruse in a shop that is outwardly ugly, nonsensically set out, dated or messy.

When pondering usefulness, you need likewise to consider measures to lessen shoplifting, advance…

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Added by Emma Miah on August 25, 2017 at 3:10am — No Comments

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