Each year, the Marine Affairs Institute takes RWU Law students on an educational cruise on Narragansett Bay. This trip helps first year students better understand many of the marine and maritime issues affecting Rhode Island and New England.
Is Mediation Right for You?
- Mediation empowers the parties to craft their own resolution instead of an outside authority Mediation is private and confidential
- Mediation avoids delay and reduces thecost of reaching resolution
- Mediation can help preserve or repairrelationships strained by conflict
Conflicts arising in the East Bay community can be referred to the clinic by the parties themselves, or by the court system, local government officials, community organizations, or others who may become aware of the conflict.
The Mediation Clinic asks parties who request its services to pay a nominal charge, but it will not refuse assistance on account of a party’s inability to pay.