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Launch of Two New Books

Launch of Two New Books

22/11/2011

'Split, True Stories of Relationship Breakdown in Ireland' by Rachel Fehily is being launched on 22nd of November at 6pm by Dr John Bowman, broadcaster and historian in Chex Max, 133 Baggot Street, Dublin 2. (opp. Doheny and Nesbitts). All welcome,…

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Ms Maura Wall Murphy Receives MII Award

Ms Maura Wall Murphy Receives MII Award

16/11/2011

The MII honoured Ms Maura Wall Murphy on 4th November 2011 with an award for her contribution to the vision and development of mediation in Ireland. This is the third only presentation of this award which recognises, not only the vision of the recipient…

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Specific 32 Hour Knowledge Requirement for Mediating with Separating Couples

Specific 32 Hour Knowledge Requirement for Mediating with Separating Couples

15/11/2011

The MII Council has approved a proposal from the Accreditation Policy Committee (APC) for additional knowledge requirements for MII Mediators practising in Family (Separating Couples) mediation. The additional knowledge requirements will become mandatory…

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MII President Calls for Mediation Pledge in Light of New Research

MII President Calls for Mediation Pledge in Light of New Research

10/11/2011

Karen Erwin, President, the MII, spoke of the changing legal landscape of mediation and the need for Mediators to be aware of the legal and statutory framework in which they operate in her opening address to the MII’s 13th Annual Conference in…

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Family Mediation Service and Legal Aid Board to be Integrated

Family Mediation Service and Legal Aid Board to be Integrated

07/11/2011

The integration of the Family Mediation Service (FMS) and the Legal Aid Board marks another welcome step in embedding mediation into our dispute resolution mechanisms. The Legal Aid Board is responsible for the provision of legal aid and advice on matters…

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