Members of the PEM ADR April 2019 Batch

Who is an ADR Practitioner?

Article by April 2019 Batch of Professional Executive Master in Alternative Dispute Resolution (PEM ADR) at Institute Of Paralegal Training And Leadership Studies(IPLS), Ghana  ABSTRACT In...
Avoid the courts if you can

Do you want to get out of court?

By Edmund Mingle Claimants, in civil cases, go to court for varied reasons. Some initiate court litigation to seek compensation, retrieve property or money owed...
High Court complex in Accra

Mediating in the shadow of the courts: Formality and informality

By Charlie Irvine It’s good to see authors on this blog referencing academic research on decision-making. Similarly, a new chapter by Singapore judicial mediator Dorcas Quek...
ICC mediation

ICC Mediation Rules

Current as 1 January 2014, the ICC Mediation Rules replaced the 2001 Amicable Dispute Resolution Rules (ADR Rules) to reflect today’s practices. These rules...
The Role of Technology in Reducing Litigation

The Role of Technology in Reducing Litigation

Data from the National Justice Council (CNJ) shows that over 100 million lawsuits are currently before Brazilian courts. In 2010, the same institution revealed...
Mediation offers a win-win outcome

What is Mediation?

By John Ford  www.johnford.com Simply stated, mediation is a conciliatory process in which a third party supports the participants in reaching an agreement on their...
Dozens of families were affected by the disaster

The value of Mediation in times of crisis

By Andrea Maia On January 25th 2019 Brazil experienced its largest industrial catastrophe, the collapse of a dam from Vale, one of the world’s largest...
Conflcts have inflicted costs on organisations

How much is conflict costing your firm?

By John Ford If we are going to measure the cost of conflict to an organization, we must know what to look for. What should...
A Co-Mediator explaining the process to parties

Winning the trust of parties at mediation

By Arthur Pressman When I last wrote about what matters most to the parties in mediation, we identified trust in the mediator as the single most...
Political vigilantism has become a menace in Ghana

Fighting political vigilantism with Mediation

By Edmund Mingle The activities of political vigilante groups in Ghana have recently assumed an alarming proportion, with security experts describing it as a threat...
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