Ministerstvo práce a sociálních věcíThe Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of the Czech Republic has registered Dr. Martin Svatos, Ph.D. as mediator and arbitrator of collective labour disputes.

According to the Act No. 2/1991 Coll. on Collective bargaining, mediation is an obligatory step when resolving collective disputes originating from the collective agreements. These cases have to be submitted to mediation before using other tools such as arbitration, strike or lock-out.

Mediation and arbitration of such affairs can be only performed by mediators and arbitrators registered by the Czech Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs. Their list is available here (only in Czech).