Published on January 12, 2009 | by LawNews
Professors Robert A. Baruch Bush, Lisa Hershman Publish Article in Family Court Review
Robert A. Baruch Bush, Harry H. Rains Distinguished Professor of Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Settlement Law, Lisa Hershman,Assistant Clinical Professor of Law and Attorney-in-Charge of Hofstra Law’s Mediation Clinic, Christena Vitkovich, former Family Law LL.M. student and Robert Thaler, former director of the Mediation Clinic have published an article in Family Court Review.
“Supporting Family Strength: The Use of Transformative Mediation in a PINS Mediation Clinic” reviews the history of New York’s PINS (Person In Need of Supervision) system.
Hofstra Law’s Mediation Clinic is partnering with Family Solutions, a social service program that seeks to identify and help families in need by providing resources and supporting family strengths to avoid court intervention.