02 May

ADRIC President-Elect recognized at IAM Conference »

Thierry Beriault, ADRIC’s VP and President-Elect has been recognized as a Distinguished Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators at their conference April 27-29, 2017 in Memphi

18 Apr

Should mediators be regulated? Bottom line: be part of a self-regulating body and carry a professional designation. »

Law Times has released a video and an article considering the question. Bottom line: be part of a self-regulating body and carry a professional designation.

12 Apr

In Memoriam: Betty Ife »

March 20, 2017  Betty Ife was well known in the Family Mediation world – she was President of FMC from 2009-2011 and remained as Past President and Treasurer.

16 Mar

Ireland has introduced Mediation Bill »

Ireland’s Department of Justice and Equality has introduced Mediation Bill 2017

02 Mar

Calls from “Ms Flowers” »

Marketing calls from (561) 235-7624, Ms Flowers: this company offers web listings for several hundreds of dollars and appears to be mining our member list for phone numbers.

01 Feb

In Memoriam: David Peter Vallance »

January 14, 2017. ADRIA member and Q.Med David Peter Vallance was also a Board member for the AFMS.

06 Dec

Camilla Witt, QC: 2011 Regional McGowan Award Recipient in our thoughts. »

In an informal message to roster members, the Office of Resolution Services, AB Justice & Solicitor General announced the passing of  Camilla Witt with acknowledgement she was a leader

06 Dec

ADRIO/ADRIC Member Ruth Klein Appointed to Social Security Tribunal »

Mrs. Klein is a Chartered Mediator who recently served as a Citizenship Judge with the Citizenship Commission at Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.

01 Dec

Well-known former ADRIO director and member Colm Brannigan successful in appeal for liver donation for his daughter, Roisin. »

Roisin is recovering nicely from the November 7th surgery, but she and her family have and will incur much expense.
If you would like to help a fellow member: https://www.gofundme.

08 Nov

2016 Lionel McGowan Awards »

On October 14, 2016, at ADRIC’s Annual Conference, the Lionel McGowan awards were presented in recognition of leadership and excellence in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution.