ADR

ADR guidance:

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This Practice Note considers the relationship between alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and the civil procedure rules (CPR), both pre-action and once proceedings have...

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Note: This Practice Note is of largely historical interest. In January 2010 Lord Justice Jackson published his Review of Civil litigation Costs: Final Report, see...

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Expert determination is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). This Practice Note provides guidance on when an expert’s determination may be challenged. It also...

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This table shows the differences between litigation and the main different forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Type of...

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This Practice Note considers the pressures on the court to encourage alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and provides detail of the Small Claims Mediation...

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Why draft dispute resolution clauses into your agreement? When contracts are drafted, they should always contain a dispute resolution clause to assist the parties in the...

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Increasingly over the past decade, commercial contracts contain a provision stating that should a dispute arise out of the contract, the parties will attempt to settle it...

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This Practice Note explains what early neutral evaluation (ENE) is. It provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR....

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Features of an executive tribunal or 'mini-trial' The executive tribunal (sometimes also called a mini-trial or supervised settlement procedure): • a semi-formal hearing...

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Expert determination is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). This Practice Note explains expert determination for technical or contract interpretation...

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There are an array of different types of dispute resolution clauses, providing for various mechanisms by which parties' disputes can be resolved. Adjudication clauses...

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The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has implications for...

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Features of med-arb • is a hybrid, two-stage ADR process • the parties agree to give the mediator power to convert automatically to being an arbitrator and make a legally...

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The UK has voted to leave the EU and this will take place on exit day as defined in section 20 of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018. This has implications for...

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Many contracts contain dispute resolution clauses which provide an alternative to a straightforward agreement to resolve any disputes that arise by litigation or...

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