There are links below to three type written chords. Each agreement is different and, in some cases, no written agreement is reached, so these serve only to illustrate. For accessibility, the following agreements have been established, but they are generally written and distributed informally before the parties leave mediation. 12. This contract may be executed in return. With the signing below, we acknowledge that we have read, understood and accepted the terms of this overly high-profile agreement. Participants are jointly responsible for the ombudsman`s fees and expenses. Responsibility for intermediation costs and costs rests solely with the participants in (c) Any person who signs this document, whether or not it is a litigant, accepts the confidentiality provision of this agreement. Anyone who signs on behalf of a company indicates that they have the authority to attach them to the confidentiality provisions of this agreement. 6. While all parties intend to continue mediation until a settlement agreement is reached, any party may withdraw from mediation at any time.
9. The parties will have lawyers present at the mediation. The Ombudsman will not legally represent or advise a party and has no obligation to assert or protect a party`s legal rights and obligations, not to address an issue raised by the parties themselves, or to determine who should participate in mediation. (a) The parties to this agreement agree that communications and documents that are shared in this mediation will not be disclosed to persons not involved in this mediation, unless no party is bound by something that has been said or done during mediation, unless that agreement is entered into in writing and executed by all parties involved. This mediation is subject to the confidentiality provisions of the Administrative Dispute Settlement Act. The ADR Act focuses mainly on the protection of private communication between the parties and the Ombudsman. In general, oral communications from the parties to the Ombudsman are protected during mediation.