Category: India

REACH the Three Components of Self-Determination author.

REACH the Three Components of Self-Determination

Conflict is inherent and pulsating in every situation or aspect of life. The potential in the conflict triggers action. Action...

By Uma Ramanathan
Empathy in Mediation author.

Empathy in Mediation

Empathy is considered as the  “Soul of Mediation.” A couple married for 35 years wanted to get divorced. Wife said,...

By Sarathi Susheela
Mediating Amidst a Crisis: Is Online Mediation a Solution for India? author.

Mediating Amidst a Crisis: Is Online Mediation a Solution for India?

Originally published by ELS Review, https://elsreview.wordpress.com/ in March, 2020.With COVID-19 being declared a pandemic by the WHO, the day-to-day affairs...

By Kartikeya Singh, Sandhya Swaminathan
Making Sense of COVID Through the Lens of Mediation author.

Making Sense of COVID Through the Lens of Mediation

As I look out of the window of my home office and take in the stillness of a complete lockdown...

By Tara Ollapally
ODR in Africa: The Emergent Face of Dispute Resolution Post COVID 19 author.

ODR in Africa: The Emergent Face of Dispute Resolution Post COVID 19

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought to the fore what most people in emerging economies particularly in some countries in sub-Africa...

By Morenike Obi-Farinde
India Signs the Singapore Mediation Convention author.

India Signs the Singapore Mediation Convention

In 2019, India was among the first group of signatories to the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements, popularly...

By Laila Ollapally
Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law author.

Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law

Fair enough, dark chocolates and mediation share the same resemblance or mutually have a lot of similarities. These two have...

By Chinwe Egbunike-Umegbolu
Mediation in India: An Introduction author.

Mediation in India: An Introduction

On July 31, 2019, the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the signing of the United Nations...

By Payel Chatterjee, Sahil Kanuga
Mediation and “VED” Analysis author.

Mediation and “VED” Analysis

VED stands for VITAL, ESSENTIAL and DESIRABLE VED analysis is a concept often used in the management of industries and...

By Sarathi Susheela
Mediation for Insurance Claims – A Gamechanger on the Horizon author.

Mediation for Insurance Claims – A Gamechanger on the Horizon

An insurance contract is a contract wherein the insurer accepts insurance risk from the policyholder, by agreeing to compensate him/her...

By K Kannan, Shantha Chellappa
Mediated Settlements: The Next Realm of Dispute Resolution in India author.

Mediated Settlements: The Next Realm of Dispute Resolution in India

Union Cabinet approves ratification by India of the Singapore Convention Global framework being put in place for the enforceability of...

By Sahil Kanuga
Foundation for Comprehensive Dispute Resolution author.

Foundation for Comprehensive Dispute Resolution

Foundation for Comprehensive Dispute Resolution [Paper presented on 6th January 2020 in the PEACE & RECONCILIATION conference] Right Education is...

By Uma Ramanathan
ODR Beginning to Find Takers in India author.

ODR Beginning to Find Takers in India

New article in India’s Economic Times on ODR: In India, where courts are overburdened and the backlog of cases runs into...

By Indulekha Aravind
A ‘Mediator’s Touchdown’: Tactfully concluding imperfect conferences author.

A ‘Mediator’s Touchdown’: Tactfully concluding imperfect conferences

“That was a poor landing by the captain,” grumbled an unamused passenger to a stranger across the aisle. “Every flight...

By Jonathan Rodrigues
Negotiating With My Client author.

Negotiating With My Client

As a freshly minted lawyer, I came to a realization within a few months of joining the workforce- my very...

By Varsha Manoj
Pressure-Cooker Mediation: Stick to basics to make a difference author.

Pressure-Cooker Mediation: Stick to basics to make a difference

Set in an adversarial environment with a clicking court battle time-bomb placed over our heads, my first experience of court...

By Jonathan Rodrigues
Reintroducing Mediation To Millennial India – Part 2 author.

Reintroducing Mediation To Millennial India – Part 2

Originally published by IMI, here https://www.imimediation.org/2019/09/10/reintroducing-mediation-to-millennial-india-part-ii/Jonathan’s previous article set out solutions to awaken interest and the widespread application of mediation...

By Jonathan Rodrigues
TED talk- Did Your Lawyer Mention Multi-door Dispute Resolution System? author.

TED talk- Did Your Lawyer Mention Multi-door Dispute Resolution System?

33 million cases are pending in the courts of India as of 2019. Justice is being delayed for decades in...

By Jonathan Rodrigues
Use of Mediation During Divorce Proceedings in India author.

Use of Mediation During Divorce Proceedings in India

Need for Mediation before Divorce Proceedings in India Mediation is a part of conflict management of the Alternative Dispute Resolution...

By Saakshi Jain
Mediation in Domestic Violence Case: Whether to Use or Not to Use? – An Indian Perspective author.

Mediation in Domestic Violence Case: Whether to Use or Not to Use? – An Indian Perspective

The author aims is to identify two opposite interests associated with the settlement of domestic violence cases, and look at...

By Sandeep Bhalothia
Comparing Mediation And Lok Adalat:  Toward An Integrated Approach To Dispute Resolution In India author.

Comparing Mediation And Lok Adalat: Toward An Integrated Approach To Dispute Resolution In India

Before the establishment of modern courts, people from all countries have a lengthy history of informal dispute resolution. These indigenous...

By Gregg Relyea, Niranjan J. Bhatt
Reintroducing Mediation To Millennial India author.

Reintroducing Mediation To Millennial India

Originally published at IMIMediation.org on 8/22/19.India is party to the historic signing of the Singapore Convention on Mediation, which could...

By Jonathan Rodrigues
Arbitration in India author.

Arbitration in India

Business Conflict Blog by Peter Phillips Once again I have had the privilege of teaching the excellent students at New...

By F. Peter Phillips

Mediation in India

Mediation would be robbed of its legitimacy if it is viewed as a foreign program taken up by the Tamil...

By D .K. Sampath
A Dent in the Universe author.

A Dent in the Universe

From Edwards Mediation Academy BlogIn light of the August 7th 2019 United Nations Convention and signing ceremony promoting international settlement agreements resulting...

By Bruce Edwards
Ideas, Ideologies, and Inferences author.

Ideas, Ideologies, and Inferences

William Blake in Marriage of Heaven and hell says that- --if the ----perception were cleansed, everything would appear to man...

By Uma Ramanathan
Thought Synergy Trajectory in Conflict Management author.

Thought Synergy Trajectory in Conflict Management

                       BETWEEN THE FACT AND NON FACT IS THE CONFLICT-...

By Uma Ramanathan
Disputing at a Panchayat Meeting author.

Disputing at a Panchayat Meeting

In 1966 and 1967 when I was twenty-two years old, I did a two-year stint as a Peace Corps Volunteer...

By Peter Adler
Dealing With Bad Connections, Inside-Out and Outside-In author.

Dealing With Bad Connections, Inside-Out and Outside-In

In our respective professional lives, each of us have had a fair experience of the approach that advocates have towards...

By Gracious Timothy, Tanima Tandon
Mediation for Timely Justice: Need of the Hour in India author.

Mediation for Timely Justice: Need of the Hour in India

INTRODUCTION The Indian legal system has proved to be a source of maintaining economic stability in our country by rendering...

By Swati Sharda

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