TEXAS MODERN MEDIATION NEWSLETTER
August 2020 • Mediator Tom King, J.D.
NEW CHROME BROWSER EXTENSION!
Lawyers and Paralegals will love the new Mediation add-on for the Google Chrome Browser! It installs to the Extensions Toolbar and gives you instant access to a Print button, a Share Page button, the Texas Family Code, a notepad, over 190 different legals and other calculators, the ability to instantly see mediation availability and schedule online and over 1,400 constantly updated Texas family law, CPS and mediation related bookmarks (weblinks). IMPORTANT: Click here for installation instructions.
RACIAL JUSTICE
I struggle with the present state of race relations and equal justice for all. At my request, some African-American colleagues have suggested some reading for all. I've also added a race-relations topics to the Texas Modern Mediation Conference January 22, 2021 for which Houston Attorney / City Councilman Edward Pollard has agreed to participate. Join me in better understanding how some of our colleagues are feeling and suggest any items for future newsletters:

NEW MOBILE APP!
Lawyers and Paralegals will love the new Mediation mobile app for Android and Apple devices. It includes instant access to the Texas Family Code, a notepad, CLE events, weblinks to online resources, Texas Bar contacts.

Also, the ability to instantly see mediation availability and schedule, pay, statewide family law groups on Facebook and more. Plus, one-touch dialing of Harris County family courts and Tom's favorite H-Town restaurants if you are in Houston!
TEXAS ONLINE & HOUSTON ONSITE MEDIATIONS
Statewide online and Houston onsite mediation is $250 per side with a 90% success rate on final orders. I am now resuming onsite mediations in Houston, but strongly encourage you to experience online mediation.