IICA to form Jury to select Mediators for Felicitation by NUJS!

National University of Juridical Sciences (NUJS), Kolkata has assigned Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA) with the responsibility of nominating an independent Jury for recognizing the contributions of top ten individuals in the field of mediation in India. As part of the Indian Mediation Week which was organized from 11-17 September, 2017, NUJS proposes to felicitate these 10…

40-Hour Basic Mediators’ Training

Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs once again schedules a string of workshops across several cities – Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai & Bengaluru – for those desirous of becoming mediators. The 6-day schedule for Mumbai is August 1, 2, 3, 5, 6 & 7 and the timings are from 2pm to 8:30pm each day. For more details…

Spreading The Word

If you missed the telecast over the weekend featuring the topic of mediation, here is the link to it’s presence on Youtube. Do not get too hung up on the figures mentioned during the course of the panel discussion, though. They keep changing, like our current daily fuel prices! However, the message is clear, we need to pull…

8th APMF Conference – Vietnam, November 11-13, 2017

The 8th Asia Pacific Mediation Forum Conference will be held in Da Nang, Vietnam, November 11-13, 2017. The focus will be on discussing ‘The Future of Mediation in the Asia Pacific Region‘, and the Conference Topics are: Approaches to Mediation and Peace Building in the Asia Pacific Region Mediation for Land Disputes Mediation in the…

A new eBook

Over the past several weeks, the basic needs of the common man are seeing tumultous times. Roti, Kapda & Makaan (food, clothing & shelter) have all been in the news of late for varied reasons. Food (& milk) was seen being dumped on roads and highways in protest against non-waiver of loans, clothing is being heavily…

Justice A. K. Sikri visits the IIAC

Justice A K Sikri of the Supreme Court of India, today visited the IIAC (IMC International ADR Centre) based in the heart of the business hub of South Mumbai, the commercial capital of India. Speaking before a gathering of IIAC and IMC members, Justice Sikri mentioned how things are wonderfully different in a collaborative process…

Global Pound Conference results from the initial 1500 Participants

As you are all probably aware, a herculean task has been underway the past whole year for collecting data from the several stake-holders in the field of dispute resolution. The effort is still on-going. However, some preliminary insights are now possible through the out-come of this global effort. The organisers of the Global Pound Conference…