Open Ninth

ODR: Anywhere, Anytime, Online

A Look at the Future of Mediation

Open Ninth - Episode 88

Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) is coming to the Ninth Circuit. On this episode of Open Ninth, Chief Judge Don Myers talks to mediator Christy Foley and ODR software specialist Jamie Gillespie about traditional mediation and the shift to ODR. Using mediation, the disputing parties may avoid going to court. Using ODR, those parties can access the mediation process and discuss their case anywhere, at any time, at their convenience.


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In this episode

Donald A. Myers, Jr.

Chief Judge of the Ninth Judicial Circuit

Judge Donald A. Myers, Jr. has served as a Circuit Judge since 2011. He was elected as Chief Judge and will start his 2-year term on July 1, 2019.

Open Ninth Podcast - Episode 88
Christy Foley

Lawyer and Mediator

Christy is a lawyer, Florida Supreme Court certified circuit and county court mediator and Chair of the Florida's Mediator Ethics Edvisory Committee

Open Ninth - Episode 88
Jamie Gillespie

General Manager and Software Specialist at Tyler Technologies

Jamie is a software specialist and the general manager of Online Dispute Resolutions at Tyler Technologies.