The bill moves to the Senate

New Mandatory Arbitration Legislation is a great step, but not a cure

By Rakeen Mabud Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives delivered a blow to the unjust practice of mandatory arbitration by passing the Forced Arbitration...
There were many lessons to chew on

Lessons from Afadjato Mediation

By Edmund Mingle The maiden Afadjato Mediation Expedition, organised by ADR Daily, came off successfully last Saturday as more than 30 mediators, joined by other...
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When “Evident Miscalculation” modifies Arbitration Award

The Supreme Court of Mississippi issued a new opinion that sheds light on a topic that doesn’t come up often: when can an arbitration...
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...
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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...
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