"In the Federal Court judges actively manage cases so that they are quickly andefficiently resolved. Parties are expected to assist in bringing about this result. If you are a party to a dispute you should expect that in the early stages of you...
"As an independent contractor, you can choose from a range of options to settle disputes, including going to court. However, resolving your dispute outside the court system may be a better way of preserving your business relationships."
"Like everything else we do if mediation is worth trying it is worth doing well. You can only get the most out of Mediation if prepared and ready for all possibilities."
Provided by the National Alternative Dispute Resolution Advisory Council's website.