A Practical Approach to Alternative Dispute Resolution provides a comprehensive and easily digestible commentary on all the major areas of resolution of disputes out of court. Designed to support teaching and learning on the Bar Professional Training Course, it will also be of interest to practitioners who are looking for a clear exposition of the range of ADR processes. Written by an authoritative and highly respected author team, A Practical Approach to Alternative Dispute Resolution contains a range of features designed to enhance the reader's understanding of the key points, including sample documentation, flow diagrams, tables, and examples drawn from a range of different types of practice. Numerous cross-references to relevant websites and further resources are also provided. This fourth edition has been brought fully up to date to reflect current practice and issues affecting ADR. The book's expanded coverage also makes it a suitable text for LLM courses on ADR. Online Resource Centre - Updates to cases and procedures - Useful links for each chapter - Diagrams and figures from the book
Susan Blake is a Barrister and the Associate Dean of Learning and Teaching at The City Law School, City University, London. Julie Browne is a Barrister and Deputy Course Director of the BPTC at The City Law School, City University, London. Stuart Sime is a Barrister and Course Director of the BPTC at The City Law School, City University, London.
PART I HISTORY AND RANGE OF ADR METHODS; PART II THE INTERPLAY BETWEEN ADR, CPR AND LITIGATION; PART III NEGOTIATION AND MEDIATION; PART IV EVALUATION, CONCILIATION, AND OMBUDSMEN; PART V RECORDING SETTLEMENT; PART VI ADJUDICATIVE ADR