Virtual Mediation Guidelines

Until further notice, GMA offers virtual Mediation through enhanced video conferencing.

The Basics

  • GMA will use the Zoom video conferencing platform.
  • Must have a stable and strong internet connection.
  • Must have a device capable of streaming audio and video using the Zoom platform.
  • Use adequate lighting preferably positioned in front of you.
  • Using a cell phone is highly discouraged.
  • Use a private, quiet location free of distractions.
  • The session is a confidential proceeding and may not be recorded by any of the participants to include the mediator, the parties, or counsel.
  • No additional individuals shall be present during the Mediation except for the participants.

Technical

  • Familiarize yourself with Zoom by joining a TEST meeting.
  • Additional Zoom tutorials can be found HERE.