AUSTRALIAN ARBITRATION WEEK 2021 BLOG

Welcome to the Australian Disputes Centre’s Blog on Australian Arbitration Week 2021  ADC's Associates and Interns covered events throughout Australian Arbitration Week 2021 on this blog. The Blog is full of insights and references from the myriad of speakers presenting throughout the week. We have also added a few links for additional reading. We have tried to keep acronyms to a minimum, but for those new to the topic: International Commercial Arbitration "ICA",  and  Australia Arbitration Week "AAW". Please enjoy [...]

India’s Path to Mediation

by Alicia Sharma* The effective administration of justice has been shown to be vital to nurturing economic growth and thus ought to remain a priority for all developing nations. India’s lack of a structured and systematic approach towards development is particularly evident from India’s justice system. India’s enormous population, which accounts for over 17% of the global population (World Population Review, 2018), gives rise to particular complexities in India’s legal system. Considering the maxim ‘justice delayed is justice denied’, one [...]

Michael Talbot – Effective Dispute Resolution: A view from Australia

In a recent road show to New Delhi, Michael Talbot spoke at a joint conference presented by the Australian Disputes Centre, the Australian Centre for International Commercial Arbitration and the International Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution when he discussed Australia’s ADR landscape; citing the efficient administration of justice via legal frameworks and professional mediator accreditation as central to the prompt and efficient means of resolving disputes. In discussing the significance of effective dispute resolution at the Conference, and later to [...]

Bula Bula: Hello from Fiji

ADC recently delivered its flagship Mediation course in Fiji. Trainers Sarah Blake and Prof Laurence Boulle embarked on the exciting opportunity with participants representing the diversity of the island nation and one student who travelled from Perth, WA for the course. From a training perspective, it was exciting to observe participants developing a deeper understanding of mediation, the process and skills required. Over the course of the week there was a substantial improvement in participants’ capacity to facilitate the mediation [...]

AIDC Signs MOU with Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law

The AIDC and the Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law (RGNUL) have signed a memorandum of understanding to foster co-operation in academic development, research and capacity building. The MOU includes the provision of ADR educational and training programs by the AIDC for the students of the university, which is based in Patiala, Punjab. It was signed by AIDC CEO Deborah Lockhart and RGNUL Vice-Chancellor Professor (Dr.) Paramjit S. Jaswal on November 14, and comes into effect immediately. For the AIDC, [...]

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