Jhe Federation of Indian Corporate Lawyers (FICL) participated in a webinar titled “Dispute Solution or Alternative Dispute Resolution” organized by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on November 16th. FICL Founder and CEO Ashok Sharma along with Honorary President SB Mitra shared their insights at the event.
The webinar was organized as part of ICN’s annual Legal Services Month. The session was co-chaired by Anand Desai, Managing Partner at DSK Legal in Mumbai, and Manjula Chawla, Partner at Phoenix Legal in New Delhi.
Other webinar panelists were New Delhi-based partners Vasanth Rajasekaran, from Phoenix Legal, Arush Khanna, from Numen Law Office, Lalit Bhasin, Chair of Legal Services Working Group at CII, and Vikkas Mohan, Executive Director of CII .
Panelists shared their views on the myriad of options available under the alternative dispute resolution mechanisms of conciliation and mediation. The strengths, weaknesses and nuances of the Mediation Bill, 2021 were also discussed.