Mediation Rules & Clauses
ADR point – Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution (‘ADR point”) is a private dispute resolution entity with global presence offering mediation services to companies & individuals in civil, commercial, community & consumer disputes. ADR point recognizing the value of mediation in international trade, the increasing use of mediation as an alternative to litigation, the significant benefits for the parties involved and the way it works in different legal, social and economic systems has established the ADR point Cross Border Network of mediators with a view of mediating disputes that go beyond state borders through a panel of experienced mediation specialists from many countries of the world. The mediation procedures carried out by ADR point CROSS BORDER NETWORK are governed by the following Mediation Rules.
Soft contract clause
The parties which do not wish to commit to the use of mediation for resolving their disputes may insert a soft contract clause whereupon they agree to consider or to seek as a first option to settle any dispute arising out of or in connection with the contract through mediation under the ADR point cross border network Mediation Rules
The parties to this contract shall refer to mediation under the ADR point cross border network Mediation Rules any dispute which may arise out of or in connection with this contract.
Mediation clause followed by arbitration
The parties to this contract shall refer to mediation under the ADR point cross border network Mediation Rules any dispute which may arise out of or in connection with this contract. If the dispute is not settled within 45 days from the date the request for mediation which was sent to ADR point cross border network was notified to the other side the dispute will be finally settled under the Rules of Arbitration of ………………….