(b) If a mediator learns any fact described in subsection (a)(1) after
mediation, the mediator shall disclose it as soon as is practicable.
(c) At the request of a mediation party, an individual who is requested to
a mediator shall disclose the mediator's qualifications to mediate a dispute.
(d) A person that violates subsection (a), (b), or (g) is precluded by the
violation from asserting a privilege under Section 4.
(e) Subsections (a), (b), (c), and (g) do not apply to an individual acting
as a judge.
(f) This Act does not require that a mediator have a special
background or profession.
(g) A mediator must be impartial, unless after disclosure of the facts
subsections (a) and (b) to be disclosed, the parties agree otherwise.
(Source: P.A. 93-399, eff. 1-1-04