Dispute Resolution

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Whether you are a mediator, lawyer, non-lawyer, new or experienced, or representing clients in mediation or yourself, Bloomsbury Professional provides authoritative advice and guidance for you.

Our market-leading, innovative content, in both online and print, covers commercial, workplace, employment and international mediation. Topics such as how to build a successful mediation business and mediating clinical claims are also covered. Future topics include family mediation. Written by leading experts such as Tony Allen, Eileen Carroll QC (Hon), Clive Lewis, Karl Mackie, David Richbell and Stephen Walker, Bloomsbury Professional’s content ensures that all those involved in mediation get the best outcomes.

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Dispute Resolution Books

Mediating Clinical Claims

Mediating Clinical Claims is a timely and detailed look at the growing practice of mediating clinical negligence claims in England, written by one of the UK’s most experienced mediators of clinical claims. The book is aimed at all those with an interest in understanding why and how mediation is such an effective process in resolving such claims – claimants, healthcare professional and managers, lawyers, judges, policy-makers and mediators. It reviews... Read more

Mediation Law and Civil Practice

Mediation Law and Civil Practice examines the position of mediation within the civil justice system in England and Wales. It explains and challenges current thinking about mediation, identifying ways for the government and judiciary to improve the delivery of justice through greater trust in the process. It traces the evolution of the relationship between the courts and mediation, discussing all the significant judgments relating to mediation over the last 25... Read more

Disclosure of Information: Norwich Pharmacal and Related Principles

Disclosure of Information: Norwich Pharmacal and Related Principles offers clear and concise procedural guidance and comprehensive legal analysis of the key ingredients of the jurisdiction dealing with: · Wrongdoing · Involvement · Necessity · Discretion and scope of relief It is the only book available that deals solely with this important and distinctive power of disclosure developed (and continuing to develop) in the English Courts. This new Second Edition updates... Read more

Mediation Advocacy

Are you getting the best out of mediation? Written by an active practising mediator, Mediation Advocacy: Representing and Advising Clients in Mediation takes you inside the mediation process, from the initial consideration of mediation to settlement and beyond. Drawing on current practical experience and the latest behaviour research in clear readable language it deals with the legal, financial, psychological and practical dimensions of mediation. A ‘how to do it’ guide... Read more

How to Master Negotiation

How to Master Negotiation provides individuals with a guide of how to prepare themselves and others for a variety of negotiations; ranging from instantly recognisable transactions, such as deal negotiations, to the more intricate organisational and interpersonal negotiations that often give rise to conflict. Over 12 chapters, How to Master Negotiation takes the reader through the concepts and practical skills that a negotiator needs. The book is highly practical with... Read more

International Commercial Dispute Resolution

The world of dispute resolution made clear International Commercial Dispute Resolution is a new title that reflects the way in which the litigation arena has changed over recent years. Cross-border business relationships and the present economic climate have markedly increased the potential for commercial disputes to arise between parties in different jurisdictions, and clients are increasingly looking for the most time and cost effective way of resolving disputes. Expert advice... Read more

The ADR Practice Guide

This is the essential guide to Alternative Dispute Resolution of civil and commercial disputes in the UK, guiding the practitioner through the legal framework and practice of all aspects of ADR including the use of ADR in construction and personal injury disputes.Written by a team of experienced practitioners and CEDR mediators, the book sets out all the information necessary to realise the business opportunities that ADR provides and addresses all... Read more