Mediation in the Neighbouring Countries : the Case of Russia

15-04-2011

This Briefing Note presents a review and analysis of the current state of mediation in Russia and the relevant laws. It further shows the extent to which Russian mediation rules correspond to Directive 2008/52/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008 on certain aspects of mediation in civil and commercial matters. It also considers issues related to the future development of mediation in the Russian Federation and proposes measures required to bring this process forward in a successful and efficient way.

This Briefing Note presents a review and analysis of the current state of mediation in Russia and the relevant laws. It further shows the extent to which Russian mediation rules correspond to Directive 2008/52/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2008 on certain aspects of mediation in civil and commercial matters. It also considers issues related to the future development of mediation in the Russian Federation and proposes measures required to bring this process forward in a successful and efficient way.

Vanjski autor

Tsisana Shamlikashvili (Scientific and Methodological Center for Mediation and Law - Russia ;Russian Association of Lawyers)