TITLE

Avoiding the Hollywood Drama: The Evolution of Mediation in Divorce

AUTHOR(S)
Jurries, Jill S.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Advocate (05154987);May2013, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the use of mediation in divorce proceedings as of May 2013, focusing on attorney-client relationships, as well as the use of mediation as a means of avoiding litigation in divorce-related matters. The legal aspects of the relationships between parents and their children are addressed, along with Rule 16 of the Idaho Rules of Civil Procedure on mediation in child custody and visitation disputes. Pro se litigants and the unauthorized practice of law are also examined.
ACCESSION #
87594738

 

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