Is the mediator an Accredited Mediator ?

If you are seeking a person to help you resolve your dispute, then you should seek a person with appropriate training and experience.

Accredited Mediators must have education, insurance and experience and Continuing Professional Development to be accredited every two years.

In Australia you can check if your mediator is accredited by searching here- https://msb.org.au/mediators

Accredited mediators will provide assurance to the parties in the way they manage your dispute.

If you have a dispute connected with dental practice, then make contact with me to see of it can be resolved.

Brad Wright is a practising lawyer since 2011, a registered dentist since 1982 and a Nationally Accredited Mediator since on the register of nationally accredited mediators 2016 the only authoritative list of mediators accredited under the NMAS by the Mediator Standard Board of Australia. He is also a Grade Three Commercial arbitrator and Member of the Resolution Institute the largest dispute resolution membership organisation across Australia and New Zealand.

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Partnerships in dentistry whether they are corporates or simple associations commonly give rise to disputes. The disputes sometimes progress to Court where the costs can be prohibitive for the parties. Most litigants wish they could have avoided this.The disputes most frequently arise where partners wish to exit an arrangement and need assistance with post-partnership issues such as contractual fees, staff, restraint and patient records ownership.These issues often require legal experience and knowledge of the practicalities of dental practice and case law.If both parties wish to resolve the matter they can seek a suitably qualified and experienced mediator or of they wish to have the decision made with confidentiality, they can seek arbitration.If you have a dispute you think you think could be resolved without litigation, call 07 3007 1777.Brad Wright Dental Practice Mediator and Arbitrator ... See MoreSee Less
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Lin & Anor v Lee [2021] QSC 336When drafting dispute resolution clauses, care needs to be exercised that they are not void for uncertainty. But in this case one party sought to have the dispute resolved by arbitration, and the other resisted the arbitration.The relevant part of the contract that was said to be the arbitration clause was clause 11c:"If the parties cannot reach an agreement within 21 days, the parties agree to refer the dispute to the Australian Commercial Disputes Centre (ACDC) for final settlement by a single arbitrator appointed in accordance with the Rules of the ACDC, or by another dispute resolution process suggested by ACDC and accepted by the parties. It is expected that any fees payable to ACDC or to the person appointed by ACDC will be paid by the parties equally."The Court found citing AGL Energy Ltd v Jemena Gas Networks (NSW) Ltd [2017] NSWSC 765 that the arbitration clause may be read that an arbitration was a possibility for resolution but not the only way the dispute could be resolved. The court found that it was not an arbitration clause for the purposes of clause 7 of the Commercial Arbitration Act 2013 (Qld).This allowed the litigation in the Court to proceed.Proper Arbitration clauses can readily be found. This is in standard form from the Resolution Institute..."Any dispute or difference whatsoever arising out of or in connection with this contract shall be submitted to arbitration in accordance with, and subject to, Resolution Institute Arbitration Rules.Unless the parties agree upon an arbitrator, either party may request a nomination from the Chair of Resolution Institute."Brad Wright - Arbitrator | Mediator | BarristerLiability limited by a Scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation. ... See MoreSee Less
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If you want to resolve something it makes sense to use someone who is accredited....resolve.dental/is-the-mediator-an-accredited-mediator/ ... See MoreSee Less
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