The New Jersey Supreme Court ruled that a settlement that is reached at mediation but not reduced to a written agreement signed by the parties before the mediation ends will not be enforceable. Willingboro Mall v Franklin Ave LLC, Docket No. A-62-11 (N.J., August 15, 2013) Willingboro Mall, LTD (Willingboro), the owner of the Willingboro.. read more →

There are so few reported cases in New Jersey involving claims of mediator malpractice that any cases involving such claims are important. In Jankowski v. Sandor, Docket No. A-0770-10T2 (App. Div., July 27, 2011), the Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division, affirmed the dismissal of the mediator malpractice claims based upon choice of law.. read more →