Full Survey Results: How Users View the Proposal for a UN Convention on the Enforcement of Mediated Settlements

Results of the IMI survey to assess the level of corporate user need for a UN Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Mediated Settlement Agreements are now available: IMI UN Convention on Enforcement Survey Summary (final) 27.11.14

At the 47th Session of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), in New York in July 2014, a proposal for a multilateral Convention on the enforcement of international commercial settlement agreements reached through mediation was discussed. Such a Convention could put international mediated settlements on the same footing as arbitral awards from an enforcement standpoint. UNCITRAL requested that its Working Group II (Arbitration & Conciliation) consider this issue further at its forthcoming session in New York in February 2015.

We would like to thank all who participated in the survey.

Further publications on the topic can be viewed at:

http://kluwermediationblog.com/2014/10/26/have-your-say-on-international-commercial-mediation/

http://kluwerarbitrationblog.com/blog/2014/07/07/uncitral-to-consider-proposal-for-convention-on-enforcement-of-mediated-settlements/

 

Related Publications:

A Collaborative Process to Resolve International Business Disputes: Mediation Policy as a Global Business Model
By David Weiss on Mediate.com

UNCITRAL and the enforceability of iMSAs: the debate heats up
Nadja Alexander, Anna Howard and Dorcas Quek (@ Kluwer Mediation Blog)

“New York Convention II” to come? Enforcement of International Mediation Settlement Agreements
By Dr. Andreas Hacke

Have Your Say on International Commercial Mediation
By Nadja Alexander (@ Kluwer Mediation Blog)

UNCITRAL to Consider Proposal for Convention on Enforcement of Mediated Settlements
by Michael McIlwrath (@ Kluwer Arbitration Blog)

The UNCITRAL Convention on Enforceability of Settlement Agreements Resulting from International Commercial Mediation
By Gracious Timothy on Mediate.com

Shaping the Future of International Dispute Resolution Convention – Delegate Voting Results

Rome Wasn’t Built in a Day: Progress Report on the Creation of a UNCITRAL Convention on Enforcement of Conciliated Settlement Agreements
Michael Stimakovits (Schoenherr) (April 2017)

Deborah Masucci

Posted by Deborah Masucci

Deborah Masucci is Co-Chair of IMI. She is a global expert in dispute management with over thirty years' experience in promoting the effective use of ADR.

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