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Neighborhood Dispute & Mediation
http://www.mrsc.org/subjects/legal/mediate.aspx
Source: Municipal Research & Services Center of Washington

Provides an overview of neighborhood dispute or mediation centers, a link a list of dispute resolution centers in Washington state, and links to local government dispute/mediation programs in Bellevue, Clark County, Lynnwood, Mercer Island, Port Townsend, and Vancouver. Also, provides additional information about dispute resolution and mediation.
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Car Manufacturers and Dispute Resolution Programs
http://www.consumeraction.gov/caw_afterubuy_genera
Source: Federal Consumer Information Center, United States General Services Administration

Provides general guidance on how to handle a problem with a car purchased from a dealer. Steps discussed include contacting the dealer, contacting the manufacturer, and using alternative dispute resolution techniques. Includes contact information and Web site links for consumer affairs departments of some of the major vehicle manufacturers and several nongovernmental organizations which handle Complaints.
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Resolving Consumer Disputes Through Mediation and Arbitration
http://www.ftc.gov/bcp/conline/pubs/general/disput
Source: Federal Trade Commission

Describes mediation and arbitration of consumer disputes, as an alternative to a lawsuit. Topics covered include finding and choosing a dispute resolution program, and preparing for arbitration and mediation.
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