Terms of Participation in Mediation

This practice direction discontinues the use of the Agreement to Participate in Mediation and requires all participants to abide by the Tribunal’s Mediation Policy.

Agreement to Participate in Mediation discontinued

Rule 14(6) of the Tribunal’s Rules of Practice and Procedure does not apply.

All participants must comply with the Tribunal’s Mediation Policy

All participants in a mediation must comply with the Tribunal’s Mediation Policy, which sets out the conditions for participation in mediation, including in relation to:

  • Willingness to participate
  • Standards of conduct
  • Good faith participation
  • Authority to settle
  • Confidentiality of information exchanged in mediation
  • Mediator’s authority

Emily Ohler
Chair
March 24, 2022