24.05 Completion of Mediation

(a)   Events Constituting Completion of Mediation

Mediation shall be considered to have been completed only upon the happening of one of the following events:

1.    The entry by the parties into a written full or partial settlement agreement;

2.   Certification by the mediator that the mediation has been concluded without the parties reaching any agreement; or

3.   Entry of an order by the court, upon the motion of any party, terminating the mediation for good cause shown.

(b) Full or Partial Agreement

If a full or partial agreement is reached, it shall be reduced to writing and signed by each of the parties.

(c) Completion of Mediation Upon Entry Into Written Settlement Agreement or Partial Written Settlement Agreement

Upon Completion of the mediation, the parties shall file with the court Form 4 (Memorandum of Agreement/No Agreement) and Form 6 (Mediator Report).

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