Alternative Dispute resolution (ADR)

Alternative dispute Resolution - Encouraging ADR

Benefits of using the civil courts

  • Reforms
  • Legal representation
  • Helps the resolve a dispute

Probelms with using the civil courts

  • Delay
  • Cost
  • Formal
  • Enforcement

Advantages of using ADR

  • Quick
  • Cheap
  • Informal
  • Voluntary
  • Method of avoding court procedures

Disadvantage of using ADR

  • Might not work
  • Restricted rights of appeal
  • Enforcement


  • Two parites can attempt to reslove the dispute bewteen themselves.
  • Benefits: provate, quick and cheap
  • Issue: if lawyers are involed then costs will be incurred.
  • Created by: Dzidzor
  • Created on: 09-02-10 13:10


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