Alternative Dispute Resolution in a Nutshell

Author: Nolan-Haley, Jacqueline
Edition: 4th
Copyright Date: 2013
  • Publication Date: August 16th, 2013
  • ISBN: 9780314285324
  • Subject: Dispute Resolution
  • Series: Nutshells
  • Type: Overviews
  • Description: This title presents a concise summary of alternatives to the court adjudication of disputes. It provides an on-point discussion that facilitates an understanding of the wide variety of options available that can better suit a client's needs, such as negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and various hybrids such as arbitration-mediation, mediation-arbitration, and consensus-building, as well as court-connected processes. Particular attention is focused on the legal and ethical issues associated with negotiation, mediation, and arbitration. Each chapter contains a bibliography.