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Resolving energy disputes in Zim — Lessons from Ghana

Resolving energy disputes in Zim — Lessons from Ghana

AS a matter of basic investment prudence, it is incumbent upon a foreign investor to ascertain the laws that are applicable in the sector...
Mediation promotes negotiation to acceptable points

Bracketing in Mediation: When to Use It and Why It Works

By Joshua Fruchter (Merge Mediation Group) Participants in mediations will be familiar with bracketing — a technique widely used by mediators to bridge seemingly insurmountable...
Catalan leader calls for mediation with Spain over independence

Why mediation is needed now more than ever

As students and professionals from countries spanning the globe descend on Paris, France for the 15th ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition, Oliver Carroll and...

HR superpowers for 2020: Your guide to being a great HR leader

It’s been an incredible year for HR professionals all across Asia – from tackling work-life integration by finding ways to reduce stress to using...
Mediators must perform to overcome stalmat at mediation

Overcoming Impasse in Mediation

By Rick Weiler (Weiler ADR Inc.) “Impasse” – a situation in which no progress is possible, especially because of disagreement; a deadlock. The Last time I focused...
African arbitrators are needed for African disputes.

Too few of Africa’s commercial disputes are resolved by African arbitrators – why this...

Throughout my career arbitrating on disputes between companies and governments outside the courts, I’ve noticed a growing number of claims made by Africans. But...