Trends in Commercial Mediation and Mediation Advocacy

26 SepTrends in Commercial Mediation and Mediation Advocacy

Mediation is on the rise in the Philippines!

In a webinar hosted by the Philippine Institute of Arbitrators (PIArb) on 20 September 2023, Singapore International Dispute Resolution Academy (SIDRA) Research Associate Angela Abala shared trends in international commercial mediation and some ideas on mediation advocacy. 📈

Arleo Magtibay, Jr., Executive Director of the Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc., discussed Philippine mediation law and sports mediation.

Francis Goh, FSIArb, FCIArb shared his experiences as a mediation advocate and mediator. He also encouraged the attendees to think about ADR not as alternative dispute resolution, but as appropriate dispute resolution.

Many thanks to the Philippine Institute of Arbitrators (PIArb) and the supporting organisations (Singapore International Mediation Institute (SIMI)Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc.Philippine International Center for Conflict Resolution, Inc. (PICCR)Kalaw Prasad & Hofileña,Magtibay Law, Kua Sy & Yeung Law Offices, and the Philippine Office for Alternative Dispute Resolution) for extending this invitation to participate in this event and to our fellow panelists for sharing their insights!

Screenshot of virtual event

Screenshot of virtual event

Screenshot of virtual event