Court statistics support mediation's success; of 300 cases in a court study, 19 per cent had attended a MIAM, 41 per cent hadn't, showing fewer cases go to court when people are aware of mediation.
Consequently, all direct communication had broken down and we undertook individual MIAMs with the couple, which in turn lead to an immediate joint, first mediation session.
The purpose of the MIAM is for parties to be able to explain their position to an independent mediator and to be informed about how mediation can work, and the alternatives to court, with all the safety checks that are currently in place.
Will the courts be robust and prevent proceedings continuing until a MIAM has been attended?
It remains to be seen whether the MIAM scheme will lead to more parties resolving their affairs outside of court thereby controlling costs, dictating the speed at which the process moves, achieving flexibility of outcome in more complicated matters, retaining dignity in exiting the marriage and, who knows, perhaps even achieving the most valuable thing of all, which is an ongoing relationship with your spouse, if only for the benefit of any children.
Since April 6, 2011, it has been directed that, before certain applications can be issued in the family courts, parties should attend a MIAM (mediation information assessment meeting) appointment.
can be easily deployed and does not require any changes to the current data protection solutions in the customer's environment, while being able to use existing storage resources to create the MIAM
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business unit, manages more than $50 billion in assets for over 400 clients worldwide.
A name of big repute across the UK mediation scene, MIAMS is a FMA approved family mediation firm.
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