20 May 2016
The Mediation Symposium, presented by the Law Society of Singapore, seeks to deepen insights on mediation and raise awareness on the mediation programmes available to the public.
IFLR SOUTHEAST ASIA FORUM
2 June 2016
The third annual International Financial Law Review (IFLR) is returning this year to address the pertinent issues faced by in-house counsel in the region.
ASIAN MEDIATION ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE
20-21 October 2016
The next AMA Conference will be held in Beijing this year. Save the date and watch this space for more information.
Court Practice Directions (Mediation)
The Supreme Court Practice Directions (Amendment No 1 of 2016) came into effect on 2 January 2016. We draw the attention of advocates and solicitors to the amendments to paragraph 35B on “Overview of Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) for civil cases” that it is the professional duty of advocates and solicitors to advise their clients about the different ways their disputes may be resolved using an appropriate form of ADR. The guidelines on advising clients is attached at Appendix I of the Practice Directions.
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