On the assumption that in New Zealand we are, as in most things, a few years behind the United States (where appellate mediation is integrated into court management) we should see appellate mediation emerge as a serious option in the next few years.
"Appellate mediation — cutting a deal after the deal has already been cut,"
ADR Bulletin: Vol. 10
, Article 2.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/adr/vol10/iss6/2