Prescription for Sanity in Resolving Business Disputes

Collaborative Law This article examines a pioneering example of the successful application of the alternative dispute resolution process known as Collaborative Law (“CL”) to solve a business dispute involving the break up and restructuring of a closely held business. While CL already has gained a solid foothold in the US, Canada and elsewhere in the […]

Parenting Plan Considerations

In intact relationships, parents do not usually consider how decisions are made with regard to the care of the children, let along who would carry out the various parenting tasks. However, once parents are living separate and apart, these issues must be clearly specified, understood and agreed upon to avoid conflict and assure proper care. […]

Collaborative Practice, a Brief Overview

By: Sandra Crawford, JD, Collaborative Practitioner and Mediator I. Introduction The purpose of this article is to provide a general overview of the interdisciplinary model of conflict resolution known as Collaborative Law, also referred to as Collaborative Practice. This model of dispute resolution has developed over the past 25 years and is now actively practiced […]