3 Alternative Dispute Resolution »
Tony Willis, William WoodFrom: International Financial Disputes: Arbitration and Mediation
Edited By: Jeffrey Golden, Carolyn Lamm
This chapter begins with a definition of mediation and its relationship to litigation and arbitration, along with some information about its use and recognition internationally. It then discusses the application of mediation to disputes in the financial services sector. It offers practical guidance on the mediation process followed by a discussion of other forms of non-adjudicative dispute resolution. The chapter concludes that mediation is an established, robust, and powerful means of resolving disputes that is especially suited to disputes in the financial services sector. PRIME experts are uniquely qualified to assist in several roles as experts, as advisors, as arbitrators and mediators.