Do you need to update your dispute resolution clauses?

Many commercial agreements include dispute resolution clauses which provide for the President of certain organisations to nominate an expert (or read more

Refusal to sign expert’s retainer agreement will not derail Expert Determination process

When an expert is appointed to prepare a determination or a mediator is appointed to mediate a dispute, a retainer read more

Revised National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS)

The revised National Mediator Accreditation System (NMAS) came into effect on 1 July 2015. It was revised by the Mediator read more

Alleging bias against an expert? People in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones.

There are many reasons why parties provide for the determination of an issue by an independent expert. They usually come read more

Expert Determination Seminar: Your Essential Guide

On 3 September 2012, Troy Peisley is presenting a seminar to practitioners on the topic of Expert Determination. See the read more

The wait and see approach to dispute resolution

The NSW Attorney General, Greg Smith SC, announced on Tuesday, 23 August 2011, that the Government will postpone the introduction read more

Litigation reform: quo vadis?

The litigation game is about to be shaken up. New legislative reforms by the Federal government will change the way read more

Forensic Accounting (Since 2000)

Since 2000, Troy Peisley has provided expert evidence to the Supreme Courts of New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria, the read more

Mediation (Since 2001)

Troy Peisley is experienced in both facilitative and evaluative models of mediation. Since 2001, Troy has mediated over 30 commercial read more

Why relationships break down

Every relationship is built around honesty and trust. If someone in that relationship is concerned that has been breached by another, they will try read more