Category: Dispute Resolution

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25th July 2014

What’s the Point of Mediation?

Having just obtained accreditation as a mediator I have found that even though every procedural guidance covering disputes recommends alternative dispute resolution (ADR) should be…

7th March 2014

Make Sure You Are The Nice Guy! Or Else!

It’s the stereotypical scene. Mr Red, a high-powered, self-driven dictator known as the Chief Executive of his company Sphere Crunchers plc, barks at his solicitors…

25th February 2014

Back To The Future On Mitchell

History always repeats itself. Many of us old enough will recall pre-CPR conditions. In pre-Woolf litigation the party was at fault if they failed to…

10th December 2013


Traditionally mining was associated with pockets of our industrial heartland in the North, as well as areas in the Midlands and the West. The majority…

12th April 2013

Small Claims Limit Not So Small Anymore

“As from 1 April 2013 the small claims limit for claims other than personal injury, increase from £5,000 – £10,000.” Interestingly, the limit remains £3,000…