Disputes generally are an integral part of human interactions arising from different human transactions
Learn about a cyclist's positive perspective during Covid-19. Mediation provides a place for clients to gain perspective and, eventually, resolution.
The journey taken by the Lagos Multi-Door Courthouse (LMDC) from when it first started till now is a clear indication that there is a buy-in from all stakeholders and disputants that ADR through the LMDC works because of its success story -with access to justice as some literature has revealed.
At the heart of any dispute resolution process is Trust.
The reality of mediation practice in India is in stark contrast to mediation taught in theory.
If a person during a caucus session tells the mediator that he committed a crime which had nothing to do with the case in mediation, what does the mediator do?
Conflict Intervention Service: Transforming Lives, Transforming Affordable Housing, Transforming Community in Times of COVID-19
This article presents Bungay Stanier’s seven essential questions to focus on in a conflict coaching situation.
At the conclusion of a recent conference, following superb presentations emphasizing the value of principled and interest-based negotiation by William Ury and Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, almost 100 mediators signed the "Edinburgh Declaration," an inspirational expression of belief and commitment. The Edinburgh Declaration explains why we mediate, something that is rarely publicly expressed.
Humbling as it may be for adults to admit, the sages who can unlock the Golden Age of mediation may actually be the youth.
The metaphor of an iceberg has commonly been used as a metaphor about conflict.
Being open to difficult feedback, even about racism, can help you grow.
Folklore was the class at university that fundamentally altered how I view the world.
Conflict is inherent and pulsating in every situation or aspect of life.
I believe it is time to start a conversation about whether shorter, staggered sessions ought to be considered a best practice when mediating civil and commercial cases via videoconference.
This article discusses the importance of professionalism to ensure that mediation is being taken seriously.
This article discusses the importance of bridging mediation and arbitration.
If you have problems with BATNA theory, you aren’t the only one.
Aspects of ODR have been with us in one form another for decades.
Where medicine may have been conventional, the most conservative profession is often thought to be law.
In recent efforts to improve law enforcement’s role in serving our communities, a major issue is whether police departments can be assisted or replaced by professionals better suited to handling citizen calls on some issues.
The art and craft of mediation, like many other skills, mainly matures from the myriad mistakes mediators make on their way to meticulously mastering the process.
This paper discusses the emphasis of Alternate Dispute Resolution in the field of ADA and Disability Discrimination and then provides a more detailed review of recent Title I and Title III cases.
This article examines possible ethical implications of using a mediator’s assistant considering current mediator obligations.