October 17, 2016

Mediators – When do you need a Mediator not a Lawyer?

  Consider these Questions –   Q1. Can I see a Mediator early in the dispute? Q2. When should I make this decision and what are the potential benefits? Q3. How Do I Know if I should see a Mediator first or a Lawyer first? Q4. What is Alternative Dispute Resolution and Where does Mediation fit into that? Q5. If
July 15, 2015

Dispute Resolution – When is Commercial Litigation Worth it?

When is commercial litigation worth it? This is an important question for any business owner to ask before committing to litigation. The related question to ask is of course “Is there a viable better alternative?” Just recently I joined a webinar being presented by Australian Business Lawyers and Advisors to members of the NSW Business Chamber. In that webinar they
November 30, 2013

Protected: 7 Steps To Side Step Commercial Disputes

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September 11, 2013

Industries more prone to disputes – who is at risk?

September 11, 2013

B2B v B2B disputes

September 11, 2013

Bad agreements as a cause of commercial disputes

September 11, 2013

Rights Based v Interest Based Disputes

July 1, 2013

Commercial Disputes Management Centre

TasDisputesCentre ALLIANCE PARTNERS TasDisputesCentre was founded by Christopher Whitelaw in 2010 and is based in Lane Cove, Sydney, New South Wales. Christopher has put together a unified team of professionals and experts who act as strategic alliance partners to TasDisputesCentre. They professionals are independent professionals and experts who make their services available through TasDisputesCentre. They are neither employed by TasDisputesCentre
May 24, 2013

Lawyers – Are They Serious About ADR?

An article appeared in the Legal Affairs Section of the Australian Financial Review in January 2009 that bore the headline “Barristers judged to be behaving badly”. The article reported on something said by Victorian Supreme Court judge David Byrne at a judges conference to the effect that many barristers pay lip service to the notion that they should be doing
May 24, 2013

ADR is Good For Business

In the January 8th 2009 edition of BRW Georgina Dent wrote an article called “Flight Paths” in the Law Section of that magazine. The heading was “Rather than rushing to court, smart companies find ways to settle disputes that leave commercial relationships intact.” The main points made in the article – Businesses can find themselves entrapped in the cost, delay
May 4, 2013


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