• Engineering
  • Published 2012

Perspectives on mandatory mediation

  title={Perspectives on mandatory mediation},
  author={Melissa Hanks},
Mediation has become an increasingly popular option for resolving certain types of civil and commercial disputes. The past decade has seen the introduction of various mandatory mediation initiatives, a trend that has advanced at different paces worldwide. Accompanying this shift has been a continuing debate regarding the efficacy and desirability of compelling parties to undertake what is normally thought of as a voluntary process. This paper offers a comparative analysis of the drive towards… CONTINUE READING