CIArb develops new arbitration principles

The principles will serve as a point of reference for arbitrators and 'help provide parties with the best possible ways of resolving thei

01 Sep 2015

Global ADR institute signs up its 14,000th member

Achievement marks a major milestone for the institute, especially during its centenar

19 Aug 2015

How to generate extra income as a family lawyer post-cuts

Austin Chessell explains how he has utilised mediation to continue practising famil

11 Aug 2015

Mediation: The question is not if, but when

Refusing to engage with ADR has significant risks, irrespective of merits or another party's conduct, warn Richard Foss and Katherin

10 Aug 2015

Principles for an effective seat in international commercial arbitration

CIArb discusses the importance of creating a point of reference for international arbitration and the challenges facing the organisation i

27 Jul 2015

Human rights weren’t infringed, Supreme Court rules in Coventry

Decision a 'common sense victory for creditors,' say insolvenc

22 Jul 2015

Personal injury mediation: Time for a change?

Although the use of mediation in PI cases is low, failure to comply with a request to mediate a claim can come at a considerable cost, says Andre

08 Jul 2015

Encouraging negotiation without lawyers

New legislation is expanding the use of ADR in disputes between consumers and traders. What will this mean for lawyers and for the parties involved, asks Geoffre

07 Jul 2015

ADR: Alternative or preferred form of dispute resolution?

Firms need a cost-effective way of helping clients avoid high court fees, explains Georgin

30 Jun 2015