§ 1115 For purposes of this chapter:(a) “Mediation” means a process in …
§ 1116 (a) Nothing in this chapter expands or limits a court’s …
§ 1117 (a) Except as provided in subdivision (b), this chapter applies …
§ 1118 An oral agreement “in accordance with Section 1118” means an oral …
§ 1119 Except as otherwise provided in this chapter:(a) No evidence of …
§ 1120 (a) Evidence otherwise admissible or subject to discovery …
§ 1121 Neither a mediator nor anyone else may submit to a court or other …
§ 1122 (a) A communication or a writing, as defined in Section 250, …
§ 1123 A written settlement agreement prepared in the course of, or pursuant …
§ 1124 An oral agreement made in the course of, or pursuant to, a mediation …
§ 1125 (a) For purposes of confidentiality under this chapter, a …
§ 1126 Anything said, any admission made, or any writing that is …
§ 1127 If a person subpoenas or otherwise seeks to compel a mediator to …
§ 1128 Any reference to a mediation during any subsequent trial is an …
§ 1129 (a) Except in the case of a class or representative action, an …

Terms Used In California Codes > Evidence Code > Division 9 > Chapter 2 - Mediation

  • Action: includes a civil action and a criminal action. See California Evidence Code 105
  • Civil action: includes civil proceedings. See California Evidence Code 120
  • Conduct: includes all active and passive behavior, both verbal and nonverbal. See California Evidence Code 125
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • hearing: means the hearing at which a question under this code arises, and not some earlier or later hearing. See California Evidence Code 145
  • Law: includes constitutional, statutory, and decisional law. See California Evidence Code 160
  • Person: includes a natural person, firm, association, organization, partnership, business trust, corporation, limited liability company, or public entity. See California Evidence Code 175
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: means the State of California, unless applied to the different parts of the United States. See California Evidence Code 220
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Writing: means handwriting, typewriting, printing, photostating, photographing, photocopying, transmitting by electronic mail or facsimile, and every other means of recording upon any tangible thing, any form of communication or representation, including letters, words, pictures, sounds, or symbols, or combinations thereof, and any record thereby created, regardless of the manner in which the record has been stored. See California Evidence Code 250