Mediation Rules (2012), the ICC Mediation Rules (2014), the ICSID Rules of Procedure for Conciliation Proceedings (2006), the PCA Optional Conciliation Rules (1996), the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce Mediation Rules…

…issues in mediation. These include posts on the Singapore Mediation Convention, on proposed mediation legislation in Scotland, on whether judges should mediate, on mediation and the public interest in openness…

…because a mediation concluded without a settlement does not mean that the mediation failed. An unsettled mediation can also yield benefits, such as: (i) a better understanding of the dispute…

…rules and procedural frameworks to support mediation and conciliation, such as the IBA Rules on Investor-State Mediation or the voluntary mediation rules that ICSID is in the process of adopting…

…applies to investor-state disputes of a commercial nature is a separate question from whether investors or states will choose to use mediation. I proffer three reasons as to why mediation

…a number of recent developments across the continent that unequivocally favor mediation alongside or instead of arbitration.   The first signs of a rising tide toward investor-State mediation The mediation

…of developing a broader framework on international mediation, which also includes the recent Singapore Convention on Mediation and the UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Mediation. Avenue 2: Institutionalisation under…