Flashcards in ADR Deck (8)
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Two Main forms of ADR
Why do we need alternatives?
litigation is expensive, time consuming
Mediation and Arbitration similarites/differences
Mediation is ordered by court, arbitration is agreed to in contract, in mediation almost nobody leaves with all of what they want, but in arbitration it is one person who decides everything
How long does ADR take?
Can you sit down and figure it out on your own?
arbitration- if you are unhappy, nothingyou can do.
mediation - other party doesn't hold terms of contract you can sue for breach of contract