Monday, January 02, 2006

Mediation Is A Riot!

Well, not exactly. According to this article in Outlook India, lawyers from the Delhi Bar Association vigorously [to put it mildly] protested the opening of a mediation center [referred to as a “Mediation Cell”] at a court complex in New Delhi. The Bar claims the cell, started with the help of American trainers from the U.S.-based Ford Foundation for out-of-court case settlements in October was a glaring example of “back-door” entry of foreign legal machinery in India. Hmmmm!!

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