Webinar: Mediation – 2020 vision / the future for litigators (OnDemand)


Join this webinar which will focus on developments in the field of mediation during 2019.

This webinar is inclusive to Civil Litigation Section members.

By attending this webinar, you’ll gain:

  • an understanding of the direction of travel for mediation nationally and internationally
  • a knowledge about rule changes that may be brought in to implement the Civil Justice Council Report
  • the impact of Lomax v Lomax.

What will the webinar cover?

The webinar covers the:

  • Civil Justice Council report on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and possible court rule changes
  • Notice to Mediate procedure
  • mediation pilots
  • position in Scotland
  • Singapore Convention on Mediation
  • role of the Civil Mediation Council

Originally broadcast on 4 December 2019.


Peter Causton

Peter Causton, mediator at ProMediate

Peter is a civil and commercial and workplace mediator. He’s civil litigation representative on the Law Society Council. He’s also a solicitor, barrister and deputy district judge, and is on the Judicial Liaison Committee dealing with the implementation of the Civil Justice Council’s alternative dispute resolution Report.



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