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When a Mediated Agreement is Not an Agreement …

Most litigation is resolved before trial, often as a result of mediation.  In Texas, the standard practice for disputes that settle at mediation is to prepare a short “Rule 11 agreement” that is signed by the parties and their counsel before leaving the mediator’s office.  Such agreements are called Rule 11 agreements because Rule 11 of the Texas Rules of Civil Procedure makes agreements between… Continue reading >

Posted by Steve Russell on August 7, 2015