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understanding implicit cognitive bias - mediation
Understanding Implicit Bias in Mediation

Imagine a world free from bias? It would likely be a world without humans. Like it or not, cognitive biases are very much a part of humanity. As much as we may tell ourselves that we will enter negotiations with an open mind and evaluate offers...

Presented By Cooper Mediation: 9th Annual Canada Cup
Cooper Mediation Presents The 9th Annual Canada Cup

Cooper Mediation, as the presenting sponsor, is pleased to announce the 9th Annual Canada Cup from February 12-15, 2018. This will be a star-studded tournament involving top ranked squash players (including world #10 Diego Elias) from around the world. Vance and Jon Cooper of Cooper Mediation...

Plaintiff's Guide to Mediation
Personal Injury Mediation 101: A Plaintiff’s Guide

“I’ll see you in court!” How many times have you heard that line on television shows or in movies as a set-up to a climactic courtroom showdown between two sides in a legal dispute? In reality, most lawsuits and civil actions are settled prior to...

Making the Most of Mandatory Mediation
Making the Most of Mandatory Mediation

Obligation. It's a word that takes away any notion that you have a choice in the matter at hand. Put simply, it “must” be done, whether you like it or not. As a result, an obligation may end up feeling more like a burden or...

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Friction at Mediation

At the risk of stating the obvious, the essence of a civil action arises from disagreement which produces friction. It would be fanciful to come to mediation without considering the presence of friction and putting that friction to productive use. Friction is defined as the resistance...

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Cooper Mediation, A Production Sponsor of The Emancipation of Ms. Lovely

Cooper Mediation is pleased to announce the much-anticipated return of The Emancipation of Ms. Lovely to Toronto. As one of the sponsors of this production, we are honoured to bring Ngozi Paul’s critically acclaimed solo play – the winner of the Spotlight Award for best...

Cooper Mediation - Cambridge Cup 2017
Cooper Mediation Presents the 8th Annual Cambridge Cup

Cooper Mediation, as the presenting sponsor,  is pleased to announce the results of the 8th Annual Cambridge Cup. The star-studded tournament took place February 14-16, 2017 and involved top ranked squash players (including world #2 Karim Abdel Gewad) from around the world. The finals held on...