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What do I do now? Every mediator asks themselves this.

Answering 50 common ethical, practical and technical problems that arise at mediations, with key practice points highlighted in Q&A format.

Topics include:

Impartiality: You arrive at the mediation and suddenly realise that you know one of parties. What do you do?
Joint Opening Sessions: One side wants one the other doesn't. What do you do?
Bad behaviour: One party is secretly recording the mediation. What do you do?
Offers: Neither side will make an offer. They both say they want to hear from the other side first. What do you do?

Stages covered:
At the mediation
The End of the Mediation and After

Each entry includes:

The core issues behind the question
Case studies of authentic, anonymized, true-life examples The ethical, legal, procedural and commercial issues highlighted and explained in straightforward language
Advice on your options: proven tips for immediate use
Checklists, sample emails, scripts and templates.
Cross-references to cases, protocols, codes of conduct.

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Table of Contents

Part 1 Pre-mediation
Part 2 At the mediation
Part 3 End of the mediation and after
Appendix 1 SCMA Guidelines for Lawyers in Mediations
Appendix 2 Mediation Record Form
Appendix 3 Mediation Terms and Conditions

Product details

Published 01 Dec 2017
Format Ebook (Epub & Mobi)
Edition 1st
Extent 256
ISBN 9781526500861
Imprint Bloomsbury Professional
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

About the contributors


Stephen Walker

Stephen Walker is an independent civil and commerc…


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