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Alternative dispute Resolution - Encouraging ADR
Benefits of using the civil courts
Helps the resolve a dispute
Problems with using the civil courts
Advantages of using ADR
Method of avoiding court procedures
Disadvantage of using ADR
Might not work
Restricted rights of appeal
Two parties can attempt to resolve the dispute between themselves.
Benefits: private, quick and cheap
Issue: if lawyers are involved then costs will be incurred.