Mediation in Australia; What can Ireland learn?

This week the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators is hosting an international conference on Thursday and Friday 10/11th November. (There are now 99 delegates from 21 countries registered for this event!)
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The World President of CIArb Professor Doug Jones who is a distinguished Australian lawyer will be in town for the event and he has agreed to address a seminar on Saturday 12th on;
 “Mediation in Australia: What Can Ireland Learn from Australia’s Promotion of Mediation?”
Australia has pioneered many important developments in ADR; hybrid mediation/arbitration processes, mediation in criminal cases, the recent Quantas case highlighted its Industrial disputes resolution processes.
The event will be chaired by Mr Justice Paul Gilligan, judge of the High Court.
As you know we will have legislation next year to regulate mediation, including in employment disputes.
The event takes place at 11.30 am on Saturday November 12th, the Radisson Hotel, Golden Lane and costs €35 including lunch.
Book at 01 707 9739. Discount for multiple bookings.

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