Mediation as a form of alternative dispute resolution

It is commonly believed that mediations was first used in the USA in the second half of the twentieth century to settle family and estate disputes. Later on, this procedure became an effective instrument for resolving conflicts arising in other areas of law. Mediation can be used for resolving disputes between private parties as well as disputes in the area of public law.


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Author: Bogdana Shatska
Source: Yurydychna Gazeta, No.5 of 01 February 2011

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