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New fronts for mediation as preferred form of dispute resolution amid Covid-19

Singapore International Mediation Centre rolls out new protocol - including online sessions - as business confidence takes beating in changed climate

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SIMC's Mr Lim (left) expects more disputes all over the world amid Covid-19; SMIC's Mr Chuan hopes to make mediation accessible to a wider group of firms and individuals with the new protocol

Singapore

A FAILED joint venture, strained communication and both parties - an American and a Korean - at loggerheads on how to move on.

This was the tense situation senior counsel George Lim was in as a mediator several years ago. To ease the tension, he called for a break, with...

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