Category Archives: Dispute resolution

Articles dealing with alternative methods of dispute resolution

The sound of silence

Sounds, loud and soft, are an inescapable feature of life. To the extent that sound doesn’t upset or cause distress it is usually acceptable and can add to the quality of life. The air around us is constantly filled with … Continue reading

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“Arbitration is justice blended with charity”

Although that quote represents an ideal, it also reflects the fact that our legal system is mainly concerned with the administration of law, while arbitration has as its focus the resolution of a dispute rather than the strict application of … Continue reading

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Pride and Without Prejudice

One of the most significant stumbling blocks in resolving any dispute is pride. Where two people are in conflict, each earnestly believes that their position is the right one, and their opponent is wrong. In these cases it can be … Continue reading

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Mediation-An intelligent way to resolve disputes

Mediation is a process which helps individuals and businesses to quickly and efficiently resolve disputes and disagreements in a cost effective way. Legal disputes have traditionally been resolved by each side taking a position, digging in and hoping they will … Continue reading

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