Dispute Resolution Division
Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr., signed into law SB 1038 (Committee on Budget & Fiscal Review) on June 27, 2012. Effective January 1, 2013, among other changes, the bill will amend the Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA) to: (1) authorize the DFEH to file and prosecute cases directly in state or federal court; and (2) authorize the Department prior to filing a civil action to require parties to participate in cost-free mandatory dispute resolution in the DFEH's internal Dispute Resolution Division.
- SB 1038 Chaptered June 27, 2012
- In addition to mandatory post-investigation, pre-civil complaint dispute resolution, the Department continues to offer cost-free voluntary mediation.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION DIVISION SERVICES
Coming soon...a complete description of Dispute Resolution Division services!
- Elise Chu
- Jo Anne Frankfurt
- Claudia Hagadus Long
- Mary Leichliter
- Angela Oh
- Christine Page
- Yvette Salmon
- Clara Slifkin
Please check back to view the mediators' curriculum vitae and photos.