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For public feedback: Updates to IMI training program criteria to account for mediation training delivered entirely online

For public feedback: Updates to IMI training program criteria to account for mediation training delivered entirely online
The IMI training criteria were initially designed for the delivery of in-person training of mediators. When the 2020 COVID 19 pandemic began, IMI started receiving requests from mediation training providers, ... Read More
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Upcoming Event: CIArb Roebuck Lecture 2021

Upcoming Event: CIArb Roebuck Lecture 2021
IMI are delighted to be a Supporting Organisation for CIArb's upcoming Roebuck Lecture, featuring IMI Certified Mediator Lady Justice Joyce Aluoch. Date: 10 June 2021, 17:00-18:10 UKRegistrations close: 9 JuneVenue: ... Read More

Considerations for Allowing Communications between Arbitrators and Mediators Appointed to the Same Dispute

Considerations for Allowing Communications between Arbitrators and Mediators Appointed to the Same Dispute
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

The Impact of Enforcement on Dispute Resolution Methodology

The Impact of Enforcement on Dispute Resolution Methodology
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

‘Switching Hats’: Developing International Practice Guidance for Single-Neutral Med-Arb, Arb-Med, and Arb-Med-Arb

'Switching Hats': Developing International Practice Guidance for Single-Neutral Med-Arb, Arb-Med, and Arb-Med-Arb
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

Arbitrator Techniques and their (direct or potential) Effect on Settlement

Arbitrator Techniques and their (direct or potential) Effect on Settlement
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

Mediators Using Non-binding Evaluations and Making Settlement Proposals

Mediators Using Non-binding Evaluations and Making Settlement Proposals
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

Using a Guiding Mediator to Help the Parties Design Bespoke Dispute Resolution Processes

Using a Guiding Mediator to Help the Parties Design Bespoke Dispute Resolution Processes
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

Building Dispute Resolution Processes into Agreements to Minimize and Manage Potential Conflict during the Commercial Relationship Lifecycle

Building Dispute Resolution Processes into Agreements to Minimize and Manage Potential Conflict during the Commercial Relationship Lifecycle
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

Introduction to the Series of Articles on the Mixed Mode Task Force

Introduction to the Series of Articles on the Mixed Mode Task Force
The IMI/CCA/Strauss Institute Mixed Mode Taskforce have just published a series of articles on mixed mode dispute resolution in the New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. These articles are reprinted with ... Read More

Opportunities for students and new mediators

Opportunities for students and new mediators
Our friends at Mediate.com have shared the below with us, and we encourage students and new mediators to avail themselves of these exciting opportunities. Scholarship Student Paper Contest! Students are ... Read More
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What is our purpose as mediators?

What is our purpose as mediators?
Gazing out of my window at dawn, I saw a child put on her skates, sit by herself for a while and do a few breathing and stretching exercises, before ... Read More
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