Monthly Archives: July 2011

Face to Face and Social Media

By Steven G. Mehta I was at a convention recently presenting on how to interact with difficult people.  At that seminar I met a friend of mine from Facebook, Kia Feyzjou.  It reminded me of a thought I saw in a post. Face-to-face interactions help you push your thinking. I’m at Meetup because I get more [...] Continue reading

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Writing as a Tool To Heal and Gain Control In Mediation

By Steven G. Mehta In many mediations, I am ofton confronted with the question of client control.  Does the other lawyer have “client control,” I am often asked.  Many times, the lawyer tells me that he or she has no client control.  Indeed, in a mediation last week, I experienced a case where the lawyer [...] Continue reading

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