Fall 2018 Advanced Civil Mediation Training for Roster Mediators

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If you are on the roster for the Court’s Rule 1:40 civil presumptive mediation program, do you need your annual 4-hour continuing education credits to remain on the roster?  Do you want to improve your mediation skills?  If so, this course is for you.

Topics covered:

  • Are we all crazy?  Neuroscience and cognitive biases
  • Advanced impasse breaking techniques
  • Your annual mediation ethics review and checkup
  • Terms sheets
  • Latest trends in mediation
  • “From the trenches”
  • And more…


If you are on the Court roster, this is a “must attend” course for you.

For Fall 2018, this course is offered on two separate dates:

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 from 12:45 PM to 5:00 PM


Thursday, December 20, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 1:15 PM



Rutgers Continuing Education Center at Atrium

300 Atrium Drive

Somerset, NJ

(near NJ Turnpike exit 9 and I-287 exit 10)


Course Instructors:

Robert E. Margulies, Esq.:  Executive Director – Justice Marie Garibaldi Inn of Court

Marvin L. Schuldiner, MBA, APM:  NJAPM Past President and Mediator Quality Committee Chair


CLEs:                NJ CLE credits, including for ethics/professionalism are pending.  Please note NJAPM is an authorized CLE provider only in NJ.  NY and PA attorneys may be able to apply NJ credits in those states.  Please see https://www.nycourts.gov/attorneys/cle/approvedjurisdictions.shtml and https://www.pacle.org/about/rulesregs.asp (Section 12) for more details and to determine if these credits will successfully transfer to NY or PA. This course also counts 4 hours towards the Accredited Professional Mediator’s annual CE, and 4 hours CEs to remain on the Court’s roster including the case management requirement.

Tuition:            $139.00 for NJAPM members, $169.00 for non-NJAPM members

Register:          November 28, 2018 section
                        December 20, 2018 section

More info:       Contact Marvin Schuldiner at marvs@earthlink.net or at 732-963-2299.

The Fine Print:      Payment can be made by credit card (via Paypal), Paypal or check mailed in advance to the NJAPM office.  Registration is not complete and your spot in the course is not reserved until payment is received.  We may be unable to accommodate walk-ins due to the capacity of the facility.  Therefore, register early.  NJAPM will grant refund requests only if made in writing more than 7 days in advance of the scheduled course date.  NJAPM reserves the right to cancel the course, with refunds to registrants.

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