Why Mediation is Becoming Increasingly Popular

Life, at its very essence, revolves around relationships. We cannot claim to be fully alive and well if we’re not interacting and transacting with other people. This simple fact makes disputes inevitable, leading to the development of the judicial system and the popularity of litigation as a means of seeking redress in civil matters or meting out punishments in criminal […]

Significance Of Preliminary Meeting In Arbitral Proceedings

The preliminary meeting is the first meeting the arbitrator will hold with the parties or their representatives. This meeting will normally be convened after the arbitrators have been appointed. A preliminary meeting is very significant in arbitral proceedings and the reasons are numerous. Some of these are: To introduce the arbitrators to the parties or their representatives. It helps both […]