Referral to Mediation for Civil Judges

Start Date: Thursday, May 24, 2012
End Date: Thursday, May 24, 2012
Category: Civil Law National Law
Venue: Utrecht
Country: The Netherlands
Leading organisation: SSR
Cooperative Partner:
Language(s): Dutch
Training level:
Target audience:
Participants(EJTN): 2
Contact: Nathalie Glime
Contact e-mail:
Contact phone: +31 575595300

Course Description

Apart from deciding or settling a case, a judge can refer a case to mediation. Referral to mediation is a professional skill. This course provides the participants with knowledge regarding the role of the judge in effective conflict resolution. They will be informed about the criteria that play a role when determining which of these three options to choose in a civil case. After the course, the participants will be able to give a motivated decision to parties when they decide to refer a case to mediation 
Practical case studies, based on the experiences of the participants, will be drafted for the course.