Mediation And Arbitration

Often people confuse the concepts of mediation and arbitration.  Both fall under the general heading of Alternate Dispute Resolution or ADR.  ADR is a means by which to encourage and even facilitate a resolution of legal disputes outside the Court system.  For a variety of reasons, not the least of which are an increase in the number of cases and a decline in the number of court personnel resulting from budgeting constraints, case backlogs are increasing at an alarming rate.In an effort to move disputes through the system faster, our [...]