Videos and Books

Mediation - An Introduction Mediation - An Introduction (VHS or DVD)
A 20-minute video for professional use (available in French and English).

An excellent video for dispute resolution professionals, governments, court systems, lawyers, trainers and others who want to orient and inform citizens, clients, individuals and organizations about the concept of win-win mediation and problem solving.

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Cost for Canadian orders is $ 97.00 (CAD) {$70.00 plus taxes and shipping}
Cost for US orders is $85.00 (USD). Shipping included.

Cost for orders outside of Canada and the US is $120.00 (USD). Shipping included.
(Please allow 7 days for shipping.)
Please indicate whether you want a VHS or a DVD.

To obtain an order form, please download PDF and email completed form to contact@adr.ca

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Mediating Commercial Disputes Mediating Commercial Disputes
By Allan J. Stitt

Mediating Commercial Disputes demonstrates every aspect of how to conduct mediation effectively in today's complex business world. Beginning with the basics, this resource explains what mediation is, the rationale behind it, and how it works. It then takes you step by step through every aspect of the mediation process. There are tips at the end of each chapter and numerous anecdotes. Formerly number one on the Business Books bestseller list.
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Available at Amazon



alternative dispute resolution Alternative Dispute Resolution for Organizations
By Allan J. Stitt

Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) is a rapidly growing field, due to its popularity as an alternative to long and expensive lawsuits. This book is for people who work within organizations and are involved in disputes themselves, or for people who are required to deal with or resolve disputes. Formerly number one on the Business Books bestseller list.
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Available at Chapters/Indigo



Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Manual Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Manual
Editor-in-Chief: Allan J. Stitt

The Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Manual has been carefully compiled to give you everything you need to speed up the resolution of disputes in the following practice areas:

  1. Commercial Law
  2. Insurance Law
  3. Environmental Law
  4. Family Law
  5. School Mediation
  6. Employment and Labour Law
  7. Landlord and Tenant Law

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Simmons Funeral Home
Simmons Funeral Home
Simmons Funeral Home (VHS or DVD)

Simmons Funeral Home shows the mediation of a family-based business dispute. The principals of the company retain Allan Stitt who uses mediation to help the parties and their lawyers address their communication, legal and relationship issues. He must deal with barriers to settlement created by the parties, including hidden interests, inflammatory language, positional bargaining and personal attacks. The package includes a video of the mediation and a companion video of a panel discussion covering many of the issues and challenges that Allan faced in the mediation.

This video set is an educational tool that can be used to demonstrate some of the skills that a mediator needs to be effective.

Running times:
Simmons Funeral Home: 70 minutes
Simmons Funeral Home - A Discussion: 45 minutes
Cost for Canadian order is $240.00 (CAD). {$195 plus taxes and shipping}
Cost for US order is $195 (USD). Shipping included.

Cost for orders outside of Canada and the US is $280.00 (USD). Shipping included. (Please allow 7 days for shipping.)
Please indicate whether you want a VHS or a DVD.

To obtain an order form, please download PDF and email completed form to contact@adr.ca

Please visit our contact page for a list of phone numbers, if you wish to call us.

The Addition The Addition

The Addition tells the story of a mediation between two neighbours in dispute over a proposed addition. The mediation process reveals that the strident positions of both sides mask completely different and more vulnerable issues and leads to a surprising and not necessarily comfortable conclusion.

A 78 minute video for professional use. An excellent video for dispute resolution professionals, governments, court systems, lawyers, trainers and others who want to orient and inform citizens, clients, individuals and organizations about the concept of win-win mediation.

Cost of the video (including shipping):
Canadian customer is $98.00 CAN
US customer is $98 US

To obtain an order form, please download PDF and email completed form to contact@adr.ca

Please visit our contact page for a list of phone numbers, if you wish to call us.