Arthur R. Lehman, L.L.C.

December 2016 Archives

Convincing the Other Side to Agree to Alternative Dispute Resolution

Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is a blanket term covering non-court resolution tactics like mediation and arbitration. For many businesses, ADR is a fact of life, baked right into their contracts. However, sometimes a company that favors ADR instead of court finds itself dealing with another company that is the opposite, or with a group of people who include those who do not have any contract terms requiring them to use ADR instead of court to resolve disputes.