Disputes can arise in many areas of life, whether it's a disagreement with a neighbour over trees or fences; disputes between members of a club; workplace disagreements; or noise from animals, machinery or cars. DSCV's purpose is to empower and assist the Victorian community to prevent and appropriately resolve issues, alleviate pressure on the judicial system and help the community to thrive.
If you have a commercial dispute and your negotiations have broken down, we may be able to help. Learn about our dispute resolution services.
Mediation is a means of resolving a dispute whereby a neutral person, the mediator, helps the disagreeing parties reach a resolution outside of a court room. The mediator helps the parties clarify the disputed issues and identify possible options but does not impose a decision. It is not the mediatorsfunction to give legal advice to the parties. Mediation is useful when the parties are prepared to negotiate in good faith and work towards a mutually satisfying agreement.
(For disputes arising under the Contract for Sale of Land - 2005 Edition, Contract for the Sale and Purchase of Land - 2014 Edition or any subsequent edition)
If you are involved in a dispute concerning a contract for the sale of land, and your solicitor is a member of the Law Society, the Law Society's Conveyancing Dispute Resolution Scheme may be able to provide assistance.
Resolver Group in the market leader in consumer complaint resolution, Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and Online Dispute Resolution (ODR). Our consumer complaint data is helping to change entire markets for the better.
VCAT recently piloted online dispute resolution (ODR) as a means of resolving small civil claims. This video imagines a not-too-distant future in which the ODR platform has been implemented.
Jur Alliance -> Our mission is to educate, inspire and empower leaders to create a new legal ecosystem built on the secure decentralized technology of the blockchain. Blue Ocean Law Group is a member of the Jur Alliance.
Developed to revolutionise the way Contract Disputes are resolved. Fast and easy Dispute Resolution at a fraction of the cost. Did you know that most contractual disputes that go to arbitration take more than 6 months to resolve and cost more than 50% of the contracted amount? With Jur, each dispute will be resolved within 24 hours, at almost zero cost to the contracted parties. Jur is a decentralized dispute resolution protocol (Justice as a service on the Blockchain).
RDO is simple to use dispute resolution technology which has been built by dispute resolution practitioners who understand the process. RDO's technology is designed with the purpose of making dispute resolution as effortless and as effective as possible.
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