Israel, Oct. 18 -- Project Id: 75641

Description: Grant agreement ID: 647943

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Ongoing project

Start date

1 January 2016

End date

31 December 2020

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Overall budget:

€ 1 272 534

EU contribution

€ 1 272 534


In the past few decades, the role of judges has changed dramatically and its nature has remained largely unexplored. To date, most cases settle or reach plea-bargaining, and the greater part of judges' time is spent on managing cases and encouraging parties to reach consensual solutions. Adjudication based on formal rules is a rare phenomenon which judges mostly avoid.

The hypothesis underlying JCR is that the various Conflict Resolution methods which ar...