The American Society of Trial Consultants, under the direction of editor Rita Handrich, has an outstanding publication: The Jury Expert. Each issue is full of interesting articles that benefits trial lawyers and consultants alike. Check out the current issue at http://www.astcweb.org/public/publication/.
There is an article on Civil Case Mediations: Observations and Conclusions, with commentary by yours truly.
Let Rita know what you think. She can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
(Rita loves positive reinforcements:-)