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Using Premortems to Test an Agreement's Viability - Alternative Dispute Resolution News

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Alternative Dispute Resolution News

Posted on: Oct 31, 2017

As mediators, we can help the parties think through all of the potential problems with a settlement agreement before it is signed. One way to do this is to conduct a “premortem” with each party. Taking the time to do this just might prevent future conflict down the road.

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