Form AOC-DRC-08 "Certificate of Observation (Family Financial Settlement Conference Program)" - North Carolina

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CERTIFICATE OF OBSERVATION
Family Financial Settlement Conference Program
Rule 8(a)(5) of the Rules for Settlement Procedures in
District Court Family Financial Cases
Note: All applicants for mediator certification are advised to review FFS Rule 8(a)(5) prior to completing their observations.*
Pre-Litigation:
Yes
No
Case Caption:
Case/File No.:
1. For custody and/or family financial mediations observed pursuant to FFS Rule 8(a)(5), the mediator states:
A. I am:
an Advanced Practitioner member of the Association for Conflict Resolution.
a mediator affiliated with the NC Administrative Office of the Court’s Custody and Visitation Mediation Program.
a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in family financial
cases.
B. On
, 20
, I conducted a mediated settlement conference of the above-captioned or referenced
case involving custody and/or family financial issues.
C. The mediated settlement conference was observed from its beginning until its conclusion by settlement or impasse by
.
(type or print name of observer)
2. F or mediations observed pursuant to FFS Rule 8(a)(5) which did not involve custody or family financial issues, the mediator
states:
A. I am a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in superior
court civil actions.
B. On
, 20
, I conducted a mediated settlement conference of the above-captioned or referenced
case.
C. The mediated settlement conference was observed from its beginning until its conclusion by settlement or impasse by
.
(type or print name of observer)
Signature Of Mediator
Name Of Mediator (type or print)
Email Address Of Mediator
This, the
day of
20
.
* Attorney applicants must observe two (2) mediated settlement conferences involving custody and/or family financial issues, from
beginning through impasse or settlement, which are conducted by 1) a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to
conduct mediated settlement conferences in family financial cases; 2) an Advanced Practitioner member of the Association for Conflict
Resolution; or 3) a NCAOC mediator. Conferences eligible for observation also include those disputes mediated prior to litigation of
family financial issues which are mediated by agreement of the parties and which incorporate the FFS Rules. FFS Rule 8(a)(5).
Non-attorney applicants must observe five (5) mediated settlement conferences involving civil or family issues from beginning through
impasse or settlement. Two (2) observations shall involve custody and/or family financial issues conducted by 1) a mediator certified
by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in family financial cases; 2) an Advanced
Practitioner member of the Association for Conflict Resolution; or 3) a NCAOC mediator. The three (3) additional eligible observations
must be conducted by a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission and may include disputes mediated prior to
litigation by agreement of the parties and cases conducted pursuant to court order, all of which must be conducted pursuant to the rules
of a NC state or federal court or the rules of the NC Dispute Resolution Commission. FFS Rule 8(a)(5).
AOC-DRC-08, Rev. 3/20, © 2020 Administrative Office of the Courts
CERTIFICATE OF OBSERVATION
Family Financial Settlement Conference Program
Rule 8(a)(5) of the Rules for Settlement Procedures in
District Court Family Financial Cases
Note: All applicants for mediator certification are advised to review FFS Rule 8(a)(5) prior to completing their observations.*
Pre-Litigation:
Yes
No
Case Caption:
Case/File No.:
1. For custody and/or family financial mediations observed pursuant to FFS Rule 8(a)(5), the mediator states:
A. I am:
an Advanced Practitioner member of the Association for Conflict Resolution.
a mediator affiliated with the NC Administrative Office of the Court’s Custody and Visitation Mediation Program.
a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in family financial
cases.
B. On
, 20
, I conducted a mediated settlement conference of the above-captioned or referenced
case involving custody and/or family financial issues.
C. The mediated settlement conference was observed from its beginning until its conclusion by settlement or impasse by
.
(type or print name of observer)
2. F or mediations observed pursuant to FFS Rule 8(a)(5) which did not involve custody or family financial issues, the mediator
states:
A. I am a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in superior
court civil actions.
B. On
, 20
, I conducted a mediated settlement conference of the above-captioned or referenced
case.
C. The mediated settlement conference was observed from its beginning until its conclusion by settlement or impasse by
.
(type or print name of observer)
Signature Of Mediator
Name Of Mediator (type or print)
Email Address Of Mediator
This, the
day of
20
.
* Attorney applicants must observe two (2) mediated settlement conferences involving custody and/or family financial issues, from
beginning through impasse or settlement, which are conducted by 1) a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to
conduct mediated settlement conferences in family financial cases; 2) an Advanced Practitioner member of the Association for Conflict
Resolution; or 3) a NCAOC mediator. Conferences eligible for observation also include those disputes mediated prior to litigation of
family financial issues which are mediated by agreement of the parties and which incorporate the FFS Rules. FFS Rule 8(a)(5).
Non-attorney applicants must observe five (5) mediated settlement conferences involving civil or family issues from beginning through
impasse or settlement. Two (2) observations shall involve custody and/or family financial issues conducted by 1) a mediator certified
by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission to conduct mediated settlement conferences in family financial cases; 2) an Advanced
Practitioner member of the Association for Conflict Resolution; or 3) a NCAOC mediator. The three (3) additional eligible observations
must be conducted by a mediator certified by the NC Dispute Resolution Commission and may include disputes mediated prior to
litigation by agreement of the parties and cases conducted pursuant to court order, all of which must be conducted pursuant to the rules
of a NC state or federal court or the rules of the NC Dispute Resolution Commission. FFS Rule 8(a)(5).
AOC-DRC-08, Rev. 3/20, © 2020 Administrative Office of the Courts