Herbert Smith wins CPR Institute Award

In January 2009, the International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (the CPR Institute) based in New York presented its annual law firm award to Herbert Smith. The CPR Institute recognised Herbert Smith (over numbers of US firms) for ‘its leadership and dedication to the principles of conflict management and resolution’. The award committee comprised … Read more

India – Delhi Mediation Centre joins Asian Mediation Association

A significant practical step in the development of ADR in India was evidenced in September 2008 by the Delhi Mediation Centre becoming the latest member of the Asian Mediation Association (AMA). This builds on a 2002 amendment to the Indian Civil Procedure Code which attempted to increase the number of mandatory references of litigants by … Read more