The Lagos Multi-door Courthouse II – Referrals

The Lagos Multi-door Courthouse II – Referrals

There are three ways through which matters can be referred to the Lagos Multi-Door Courthouse. They are; WALK-IN: any party to a dispute may initiate Mediation, Arbitration, Early Neutral Evaluation or any other ADR services by visiting the LMDC or writing to its...
Is Mediation as expensive as Litigation?

Is Mediation as expensive as Litigation?

A small number of cases are intrinsically unsuitable for mediation although very experienced Mediators and Mediation Advocates would say that the following under listed may still be mediated at some stages of the proceedings; Where the parties wish the court to...
What is mediation?

What is mediation?

Mediation is a voluntary, non-binding and private dispute resolution process in which a trained neutral person helps the parties to reach a negotiated settlement. It has also been defined as an opportunity to resolve a dispute without resorting to formal procedure. A...