FAQs

About Mediation
The Case
for Mediation
Mediators, Lawyers,
Judges and You
Procedures:
The Road to Mediation
Mediation in
the Court of Appeals
Glossary and Abbreviations
Frequently Asked Questions
What is mediation?
What is Judicial Dispute Resolution?
What cases are covered by mediation?
What cases are excluded from mediation?
Can I or the other party refuse mediation?
How will I benefit mediation?
Where did this idea come from?
Does mediation replace the barangay system of justice?
How effective is mediation?
How long will mediation take?
How much will it cost me?
What happens when I can’t afford mediation?
How is the confidentiality and privacy of my case guarded in mediation?