What is ADR Processing?

What is ADR Processing

ADR processing is the system of placing disputes that have arisen between parties into alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes that will help to resolve the dispute.  This process helps parties keep their disputes out of litigation and the public eye and allows them to have some control over the outcome of a case.  Several forms …

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What is Negotiation?

For a word used so commonly in the alternative dispute resolution sphere, exactly what negotiation is can be a mystery for many people as they encounter dispute resolution.  Negotiation often brings to mind a situation where a person is asking their boss to pay them more, or some see it as a role in an …

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ADR in a Virtual World: Here Today and Likely for the Foreseeable Future

By Cassandra Franklin A Look at the Past Mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) have existed in other cultures for a very long time, in some serving as the principal means of resolving disputes. However, in the early United States, common law courts were the primary means of resolving disputes. As the …

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Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services (JAMS): All You Need to Know

You look down at your new cable TV contract and notice that the last paragraph on the first page says “any disputes between the parties arising out of or relating to this Agreement shall be mediated by JAMS. If the parties are unable to resolve their dispute through mediation, the matter shall be submitted to …

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Being a Mediation Attorney

What do mediation attorneys do? Almost everyone has been a mediator. It’s true. If you have stepped into a dispute that had nothing to do with you and tried to help friends, family members, neighbors, or coworkers to resolve their differences, you have been a mediator. The custom of using a respected elder to help …

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How Much Does Arbitration Cost?

Beginning in the latter part of the 20th century, Americans sought relief from costly and time-consuming litigation, with Fortune 1000 companies leading the way. Civil litigation was a rich person’s game that even rich people didn’t want to play. In response, Fortune 1000 companies increased the use of alternative dispute resolution, particularly arbitration and mediation. …

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Commercial dispute resolution – How to deal with B2B conflicts

Commercial dispute resolution is a highly skilled and nuanced method to resolve disputes within businesses and between businesses.  It can be an incredibly helpful process for businesses that would like to settle disputes quickly and effectively without having to go through litigation and deal with all the costs associated with that.  It also provides a …

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