BAP makes mediation program mandatory

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Please be advised that the United States Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Tenth Circuit (BAP) has entered General Order No. 9. This Order makes permanent the BAP's pilot mediation program. All appeals filed on or after October 1, 2012, other than those involving a pro se party, shall be referred to the Circuit Mediator. Written comments may be made to the Clerk's Office for the United States Bankruptcy Appellate Panel of the Tenth Circuit. Contact information for the Clerk's Office, additional information on the mediation program and a copy of the order are available from the BAP's web site:
http://www.bap10.uscourts.gov/rules.php