2.6. The fees do not include Additional costs or Other costs.
2.7. Fee for disputes that do not have a financial assessment is discussed individually.
2.8. The monetary valuation of claims is determined by the total amount of money claimed or disputed, including losses claimed by the parties, the value of the claimed property, the protected property rights and interests.
2.9. If the amount of claims during mediation increases, the missing amount of the Mediation fee shall be paid by the Disputants in accordance with the increased amount of claims.
Clause 3. Additional costs
3.1. Additional costs are agreed by the Disputants before they are to be incurred and shall be paid by the parties in advance in the amount necessary to carry out the actions that will cause such costs.
3.2. Additional costs shall be paid by the Disputants in equal shares, unless otherwise agreed by the Disputants.
Clause 4. Notary certification costs
4.1. The costs of notarizing the mediation agreement shall be borne by the parties themselves.
4.2. The cost of notarization of a settlement agreement depends on the substance of the agreement and is determined by the notary.
Clause 5. Other costs
5.1. Each party pays its own costs as they may arise.
Clause 6. The procedure for payment of fees and expenses
6.1. All fees provided for by these Rules include taxes payable by the Mediator on the territory of the Russian Federation. If other taxes apply to fees and expenses, fees and expenses will be increased by the applicable taxes.
6.2. Fees and expenses are considered paid on the date of transfer of the relevant amounts to the Mediator or credited to the Mediator's account.
6.3. If the claims under the dispute are denominated in foreign currency, the claims are converted into the currency of the Russian Federation (rubles) for evaluation purposes at the exchange rate of the Bank of Russia on the date of payment of the fee or expenses.
6.4. In case of refusal or inability of the parties to make payment (surcharge) of the fee or expense established by these Rules, mediation is suspended. If the fee or expense is not paid within thirty days, the Mediation may be terminated.
Clause 7. Pro bono
7.1. By agreement with the Mediator, the Mediation can be carried out without collecting the Mediation fee or with its reduction, if the dispute is of great public importance, represents for the Mediator a professional interest, and the results of successful mediation (with the consent of the parties to the dispute) may be published.