“It was an honor to be invited to judge the INADR International Law School Mediation Tournament and the competition was extremely fruitful this year” said Professor Dr. Vahit Bıçak, Founder Partner of Just & Fair Mediation Centre.
MediateGuru has announced that “MediateGuru would like to formally welcome our Advisor from Turkey. We are so honored to have you with us. We are looking forward to a fruitful journey ahead.
We have been bowled over by the commitment, the enthusiasm and the passion shown by all those involved with the LawGuru International Mediation Competition.
On 25 February 2021, Turkey Parliament ratified the United Nations Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation, also known as the “Singapore Convention on Mediation”. When the world has been devastated by a pandemic, this Turkey initiative has been timely and befitting. Read more “Turkey ratified the Singapore Convention on Mediation”
Just & Fair is delighted to be a contributor of the 16th annual International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Mediation Competition. The founding partner of the Just & Fair Mediation Centre, Prof. Dr. Vahit Bıçak was acted as selected Judge for the International Commercial Mediation Competition (ICC, Paris). He assesses each team’s negotiating and problem-solving skills, as well as their ability to make good use of the mediator.
Date: Wednesday, 6 January 2021
Time: 12.30pm (Turkey Time) / 5.30pm (Singapore Time)
Venue: Online on ZoomPlease note that although this event is free, there are a limited number of spaces available so please register early. Photos and/or videos may be taken during the event and may be used for online publicity and social media. Please key in your email address below accurately in order for Sage to contact you and provide you with the Zoom Meeting Link. Thank you.
A Cooperation Protocol has been signed between Istanbul Arbitration Center (İSTAC) and the Just & Fair Mediation Centre. With this development, the cooperation process between ISTAC and the Just & Fair Mediation Centre was officially launched. We are proud that the cooperation process between ISTAC and the Just & Fair Mediation Centre has been formalized.
The importance of choosing a comfortable location for mediation is well understood by the Minisry of Justice in Turkey. Office Space Standards have been adopted and imposed upon sole mediators and mediation centres. Acordingly, the courthouse is not a convenient option for mediation.
Mediation on consumer disputes amounting to TRY 10,390.00 and above has become mandatory in Turkey since September 2020. Parties need to exhaust mandatory mediation before having recourse to the consumer courts.