Guide to WIPO Mediation

Author(s): | Publication year: 2019

License: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 IGO License

Increasingly, parties are turning to Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) to avoid costly and time-consuming court litigation that is often and can harm business relationships. This booklet describes the features and benefits of different types of ADR – such as mediation, arbitration and expert determination – and gives a clear overview of how WIPO Mediation works in practice.