Scotland's 'mixed' feelings about mediation

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Abstract

This presentation formed part of a symposium entitled “ADR and local legal traditions: Comparing challenges for lawyers, clients and ADR promoters” featuring Adrian Borbély (France), Charlie Irvine (Scotland) and John Lande (USA). It considers Scottish judicial attitudes to mediation in the light of Scotland's distinctive history as a 'mixed jurisdiction' featuring elements of both common law and civilian traditions.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSSRN
Pages1-5
Number of pages5
Publication statusUnpublished - 2012
Event25th Annual International Association for Conflict Management Conference - Stellenbosch, South Africa
Duration: 11 Jul 201214 Jul 2012

Conference

Conference25th Annual International Association for Conflict Management Conference
CountrySouth Africa
CityStellenbosch
Period11/07/1214/07/12

Keywords

  • law
  • common law
  • alternative dispute resolution
  • mixed jurisdictions

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    Irvine, C. (2012). Scotland's 'mixed' feelings about mediation. Unpublished. In SSRN (pp. 1-5)