It is difficult to provide an authoritative pronouncement on the state of mediation in SA without the benefit of any empirical data. The Australia-wide (and doubtless worldwide) trend of privatised justice being administered by an array of industry codes and schemes underpinned by either legislation or contractual arrangements is also evident in SA.
"Judges in ADR: South Australian developments,"
4, Article 5.
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