Current through Reg. 46, No. 53; December 31, 2021
(a) Between filing
of a complaint and prior to the cause determination, CRD may invite both the
complainant and the respondent to attempt to resolve their dispute through
mediation. Either party to the perfected complaint may also request mediation
to resolve the complaint during this period.
(b) For mediation to occur, both the
complainant and the respondent shall agree to the mediation. If there is no
agreement, CRD shall continue with the investigation of the perfected
(c) If the complainant
and respondent reach a settlement and execute a written agreement disposing of
the perfected complaint, the agreement is binding and enforceable in the same
manner as any other written contract.
(d) If mediation between the complainant and
the respondent does not result in an agreement, CRD shall continue to
investigate the perfected complaint.