It is organized by articles 1532 and 1535 of the Code of Civil Procedure.
These provisions incorporate the rules of confidentiality and ratification of the agreement provided for judicial mediation.
The rules of suspension of limitation periods are common to judicial and conventional mediations.
Ratification may also be requested from the judge when a conventional mediation took place during a court proceeding. If there are no pending legal proceedings, the agreement will be ratified in accordance with Article 1565 of the Code of Civil Procedure: “The agreement reached by the parties to mediation (…) may be submitted, in order to make it enforceable, to the ratification of the competent court to hear the dispute in the relevant field”.