§ 710 ILCS 35/1 Title
§ 710 ILCS 35/2 Definitions
§ 710 ILCS 35/3 Scope
§ 710 ILCS 35/4 Privilege against disclosure; admissibility; discovery
§ 710 ILCS 35/5 Waiver and preclusion of privilege
§ 710 ILCS 35/6 Exceptions to privilege
§ 710 ILCS 35/7 Prohibited mediator reports
§ 710 ILCS 35/8 Confidentiality
§ 710 ILCS 35/9 Mediator’s disclosure of conflicts of interest; background
§ 710 ILCS 35/10 Participation in mediation
§ 710 ILCS 35/11 Relation to Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce …
§ 710 ILCS 35/12 Uniformity of application and construction
§ 710 ILCS 35/13 Severability clause
§ 710 ILCS 35/16 Application to existing agreements or referrals
§ 710 ILCS 35/99 Effective date

Terms Used In Illinois Compiled Statutes > 710 ILCS 35 - Uniform Mediation Act

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Freedom of Information Act: A federal law that mandates that all the records created and kept by federal agencies in the executive branch of government must be open for public inspection and copying. The only exceptions are those records that fall into one of nine exempted categories listed in the statute. Source: OCC
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • 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.