California Evidence Code Section 1115
1115. For purposes of this chapter:
(a) Mediation means a process in which a neutral person or persons facilitate communication between the disputants to assist them in reaching a mutually acceptable agreement.
(b) Mediator means a neutral person who conducts a mediation. Mediator includes any person designated by a mediator either to assist in the mediation or to communicate with the participants in preparation for a mediation.
(c) Mediation consultation means a communication between a person and a mediator for the purpose of initiating, considering, or reconvening a mediation or retaining the mediator.
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