Commercial Courts Act, 2015

Amended on 20th August, 2018, w.e.f. 3rd May, 2018, the Act now introduces mandatory mediation at the pre-institution stage for all commercial matters above (presently) one crore rupees.It is hoped that the rules framed under Section 12A (1) thereof are made conducive enough to secure for the disputants the basic tenets of party autonomy, whereby…

Lost in Translation

In mediation, it is essential that parties are on the same page and that there is no confusion about the import of each communication as also of the intent behind making it. Today’s Bombay Times supplement of the Times of India mentions that Akshay Kumar (a national star in India), spoke in the Tamil language…

POSTPONED:- 13th Study Circle: Preparing for Mediation

The Mediation & Conciliation Committee of the IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pleased to announce its next Study Circle. The details: Topic : Preparing for Mediation Date : Tuesday, 18th December 2018 Time : 05:15 p.m. to 07:30 p.m. Venue : H.T. Parekh Room, 4th floor, IMC Check here for details.

Indian Mediation Week 2018

Started by NUJS students in 2017, the Indian Mediation Week is now coming to several cities across India from December 11 to 16, 2018 for organising a Business Mediation Summit as well as Start Smart Awards 2018. You may visit their website for further details

12th Study Circle

The Mediation & Conciliation Committee of the IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry is pleased to announce its 12th Interactive Study Circle Session Topic:              Mediation & Sexual Harassment Speakers:       Advocate Hutoxi Tavadia & Mr. Amit Murugkar Date:               Friday, 30th November, 2018 Time:               5:15…

Conflict Resolution Day 2018

This year, the Conflict Resolution Day (CRDay) falls on October 18. It being Dussehra, a holiday in India, it shall be celebrated by the Mediation & Conciliation Committee of the Indian Merchants’ Chamber of Commerce and Industry as on online event. The IMC International ADR Centre (IIAC) too wholeheartedly supports this event. Whereas participation is…