Sample Advanced Mediation Skills Course

Sample Advanced Mediation Skills Course

Scott Thompson v. Spring Mountain Resort is a multi party, wrongful death case involving issues of product and premise liability set against the backdrop of complex insurance issues.

Scott Thompson, an 18-year-old about to go to college, is killed while mountain biking at Spring Mountain Resort. His parents have filed suit for $10 million in damages and named as defendants: the owners of the resort, the bike manufacturer, and the owner of the rental shop. The bike manufacturer brought the Italian parts manufacturer into the litigation as a cross defendant.

Hear Bruce in a pre-mediation check-in meeting with one of the parties in Scott Thompson v. Spring Mountain Resort. After, download the attached summary of when and why he uses a pre-mediation “temperature check” prior to beginning a mediation.


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“I have had the privilege of training with dozens of people and I am convinced that some people are truly gifted in this work… Bruce is one of those people… He is remarkably humble, yet shares a vast amount of knowledge in a way that is approachable and clear, with great examples of how it can apply in real life.” – Nina Meierding, Mediator and Mediation Trainer