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The Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission and the Administrative Office of the Courts will be hosting its annual mediation workshop this fall.When: October 13, 2023Where: Lipscomb University, Nashville, TennesseeHow: In-person and live virtual attendanceWorkshop Fee: $150.00
This year’s program will feature 6 hours of live content. Listed mediators will have the opportunity to complete all 6 CME credit hours and attorneys will be offered 5.5 hours of general credit hours and 1.0 dual hour of credit.
Listing Renewal Application season opens on October 1 of each year and closes March 31 of the following year. The application is accessible via the online mediator portal.
To maintain a current Rule 31 Listing status, mediators must annually submit both 1) a renewal application and 2) a renewal fee.
Please use the Mediator Portal and click "Renew my Listing" here.
Standard renewal season is October 1 to December 31.
An increased fee will be assessed for renewal submitted between January 1 - March 31.
A Rule 31 Mediator may complete ALL 6 (six) Biennial Continuing Mediation Education (CME) hours online. This 6 hour requirement is every 2 years. Click here for more information.
If all requirements of a Rule 31 Mediator’s annual renewal have not been completed by March 31 of the renewal year, then the Rule 31 Mediator’s listing lapses. Rule 31, Section 15(b)
A mediator whose credentials have lapsed for failure to comply with CME requirements must re-apply to the ADRC for listing and must have taken all required training per section 14.
To re-apply click here.
If you need assistance, please contact us here.
To login to the ADR Portal, please click here.
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Submit your Rule 31 Report to the Administrative Office of the Courts.
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