Southeast: Get tough on mediation
Recent cases where parties have refused to mediate have led to warnings from appeal judges that the practice must stop. Tim Ashdown reports
Mediation, as a form of dispute resolution, has permeated the world of commercial litigation in recent years. As a form of alternative dispute resolution, it has been embraced by most commercial law firms. The smarter ones have turned it into another ‘specialist’ skill they can offer their clients.
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