Podcast Location:
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Categories:
ADR & Mediation
Property Litigation
CPD Points:
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Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
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Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 accredited CPD point (60 minutes)

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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This podcast aims to inform the listener about why using ADR in a particular dispute between a landlord and a tenant may be preferable to going to court. The podcast tries to teach the listener about the different types of ADR that are available, and why ADR has been proven to be effective. The podcast also aims to give the listener practical advice about how to conduct a mediation which is strategically advantageous to the party one is representing.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the different types of ADR available;
  • Know how ADR can be used in different types of disputes between landlords and tenants;
  • Understand why ADR may be successful in disputes between landlords and tenants;
  • Be aware of strategies to use during a mediation;
  • Understand the costs implications of using, or refusing to use ADR.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legal Principles
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
  • CPR Parts 36, 44, 29 PD4(9);
  • Earl of Malmesbury v Strutt & Parker (a firm) [2008] EWHC 424 (QB);
  • Halsey v Milton Keynes General NHS Trust [2004] EWCA Civ 576;
  • Royal Bank of Canada Trust Corpn Ltd v Secretary of State for Defence [2003] EWHC 1479 (Ch);
  • Hurst v Leeming [2003] EWHC 499 (Ch);
  • Dunnett v Railtrack plc (in railway administration) [2002] EWCA Civ 303.
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This podcast considers the way in which Alternative Dispute Resolution mechanisms can be used in disputes between landlords and tenants. The podcast details the types of disputes that lend themselves particularly well to ADR, and considers why some disputes may not. The podcast further considers the different types of ADR, and the advantages and disadvantages of using ADR rather than taking the dispute to court.

Podcast added: 22/07/09 Podcast last reviewed: 22/06/2010

Podcast last reviewed: 2011-06-28

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