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By Erika S. Fine

ISBN-10: 0880631244

ISBN-13: 9780880631242

ADR handbook for Judges and attorneys.

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3. If the mediation panel's evaluation is unanimous and the defendant accepts the evaluation but the plaintiff rejects it and the matter proceeds to trial, the plaintiff must obtain a verdict in an amount which, when interest on the amount and costs from the date of filing of the complaint to the date of the evaluation are added, is more than ten (10) percent greater than the evaluation in order to avoid the payment of actual costs to the defendant. 4. If the mediation panel's evaluation is unanimous and the plaintiff accepts the evaluation but the defendant rejects it and the matter proceeds to trial, the defendant must obtain a verdict in an amount which, when interest on the amount and costs from the date of filing of the complaint to the date of the evaluation are added, is more than ten (10) percent less than the evaluation in order to avoid payment of actual costs to the plaintiff.

Testimony Under Oath or Affirmation f. Conduct of Hearing g. Evidence h. Conclusion of Hearing i. Sanctions for Failure to Proceed Rule 608. FILING OF PAPERS WITH THE PRIVATE ADJUDICATION CENTER SEMI-BINDING FORUMS Rule 609. ARBITRATION AWARD AND JUDGMENT a. Issuance of Award b. Award Procedure c. Judgment upon Award Rule 610. TRIAL DE NOVO a. Thirty Day Limit b. Return to Court Calendar c. Conference With Arbitrator d. Evidence From the Arbitration Hearing e. Taxation of Arbitration Expense as a Cost Rule 611.

C. § 144. C. § 455 if he were a justice, judge, or magistrate. Rule 606 REFERENCE AND SCHEDULING ORDER a. Order. After the close of the discovery period, the clerk shall enter a Reference and Scheduling Order which: 1. orders the case referred to the Private Adjudication Center for the conduct of an arbitration hearing in accordance with these rules; 2. establishes a sixty (60) day deadline for the conduct of the arbitration hearing. The arbitrator shall schedule the actual date and time of the hearing after consultation with the clerk and the parties; and 3.

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