18 May 2022UK All-Party Parliamentary Group for ADR session – Mandatory Mediation
The UK All-Party Parliamentary Group for Alternative Dispute Resolution (APPG for ADR) met on Tuesday 17 May in Portcullis House.
28 Apr 2022Promoting alternative dispute resolution in Scotland
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators is working in partnership with the Law Society of Scotland to help promote the use of arbitration and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.
13 Apr 2022CIArb reaffirms its condemnation of the illegal invasion of Ukraine
CIArb continues to stand with all those who oppose the Russian invasion of Ukraine and condemns the invasion in the strongest possible terms as a breach of international law.
13 Apr 2022Coronavirus Commercial Rent Debt Arbitration Scheme
The Commercial Rent Act introduced a new statutory arbitration process for disputes relating to commercial rent arrears accrued when businesses in the UK were forced to close due to government-mandated Covid-19 lockdowns. As an approved arbitration body, CIArb is accepting applications from parties covered by the Act.
31 Mar 2022Mediation: UK Ministry of Justice releases summary of consultation responses
Following last year’s Call for Evidence on Dispute Resolution in England & Wales, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has published a summary of the responses they received. Overall, the results demonstrate a high level of support for making greater use of mediation within the justice system, and common themes regarding what may be preventing widespread engagement.