Do the potential benefits of mandatory mediation far outweigh the costs? The topic of mandatory mediation is one that has been debated for decades with no conclusive majority falling either side of the motion, but things are about to change.[Read more…] about The Great Mediation Debate of 2021
Ireland is becoming an international centre for commercial dispute resolution. The legal framework provided by the Mediation Act and a proactive judiciary have put ADR in pole position for resolving disputes. This introduces new challenges for all branches of the legal profession. Listen to the views of a high court judge, a litigation partner and an academic as they debate the opportunities for dispute resolution practitioners post Brexit.[Read more…] about Key Opportunities for Dispute Resolution in Ireland Post Brexit
The technology is widely available to transform the world of dispute resolution but what does this look like and how could this change justice systems around the globe? Listen to Colin Rule, co-founder of Modria – the world’s first big ODR platform.[Read more…] about Online Dispute Resolution in Practical Terms
One of the great success stories of Online Dispute Resolution offers a model that in these challenging times is likely to become the new norm for dispute resolution.[Read more…] about Canada’s ODR Success Story
In 2015 Darin Thompson asked a provocative question: “Are the courts sustainable?” In this interview, he explains what leads him to ask this question and talks about alternatives that are more suited to modern dispute resolution and the needs of citizens to access speedy and affordable justice.[Read more…] about Are The Courts Sustainable?