LEADR is a national non-profit organization that encourages and facilitates the use of alternative dispute resolution. LEADR organizes training in negotiation, mediation and conciliation and maintains panels of LEADR accredited mediators. Individuals seeking commercial or other mediation may contact LEADR or the Law Society of South Australia for a list of accredited mediators indicating their fees, experience and areas in which they operate. To see. Success in today`s legal environment requires mastery of a large number of techniques to help clients find a cost-effective solution to their disputes. The program includes: – General introduction to mediation and the legal background. – The impact of divorce on adults and children. – Basic communication skills. – The mediation agreement. – The stages of mediation.
– Specific issues such as confidentiality, secondary meetings, block management and manipulation. – Set the agenda. – Focus on children, including educational plans, and children`s participation in the mediation process. – Financial implications of divorce – dealing with problems of subsistence and distribution of assets and liabilities. – Domestic violence. – Memorandum of Understanding. – Legal ethics. Whether you want to be a mediator or be able to advise your clients or represent them at mediations, you will benefit a lot from participating in the course.
According to different Acts of Parliament and court rules (some of which are listed below), there are ways to resolve disputes that have been adjudicated or submitted to a court before a hearing. These provisions take into account the use of case assessment and comparison conferences, mediation, conciliation, arbitration and expert evaluation. In December 2014, Court Annexed Mediation was set up in 12 Magistrates` Courts pilot sites (nine in Gauteng and three in North West Province), in accordance with the Court Mediations Rules. In 2019, the Tribunal`s mediation services were extended to the regional courts of the remaining five provinces, namely the Eastern Cape, the Free State, KwaZulu-Natal, the Northern Cape and the Western Cape, based on the lessons and experience of the pilot project published by the Minister of Justice and Prison Administration in February 2019. . .