From our own experience, we know just how though it can be to convince conflicting parties to participate in mediation. Finding mediators best suited for a specific conflict can be an incredibly challenging task. However, it does not have to be: our Mediation Rules aim to facilitate the initiation phase of a mediation and enable parties interested in mediation to get started as soon as possible.
You can mandate us for only a small expense allowance and we:
Our Mediation Guide incorporates the Code of Ethics (in German) set forth by the Austrian Network for Mediation (Österreichisches Netzwerk Mediation, ÖNM) which secures fairness of procedure in mediation.
Settlements can be achieved: you dictate the process – choose what suits you best and when
Settlements can be achieved: rely on our professional support
Settlements can be achieved: involve all relevant stakeholders
Our Mediation Rules provide a fair, well-structured and goal-oriented process.
Preparation for the initiation of a mediation, obtaining consent from all parties and confirming consent to all parties
Choice of mediator(s) from a shortlist, proposal of a ranked and/or alternative shortlist if no agreed-upon choice can be made from the first shortlist
Step 3 (optional):
Providing the process of mediation and its administration through forum wirtschaftsmediation under § 6 Mediation Rules.
The amount we charge for steps 1 and 2 is based on actual expenses as well as the number of parties involved in the conflict.
Hint: according to § 6 Z 27 UStG (Austrian Value Added Tax Act) forum wirtschaftsmediation is exempt from value-added tax (VAT).