Helpful Links

Instrumental Cases in Mediation

Foxgate v. Superior Court – Download PDF
Olam v. Congress Mortgage Company – Download PDF
Rinaker v. Superior Court – Download PDF
Rojas v. Superior Court – Download PDF

Articles about Negotiations, Ethics and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Toward Candor after Medical Error:  The First Apology Law – Download PDF
Looking for the Lie – Download PDF
Naive Realism:  Implications for Social Conflict and Misunderstanding – Download PDF
A Causerie on Lawyers’ Ethics in Negotiation – Download PDF
Swindlers, Dealmakers and Mediators: A Brief History of Ethics in Negotiation – Download PDF
The Ethics of Lying in Negotiations – Download PDF
Advising Clients to Apologize – Download PDF
Apology and Organizations:  Exploring an Example from Medical Practice – Download PDF
Is Justice Served – Download PDF

Helpful Sites for Legal Research (the next several sections)

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