ADR for the International Business: Online Dispute Resolution Breaks Down Logistical Barriers

For business leaders, alternative dispute resolution rather than litigation has no doubt become the preferred process for handling problems, thanks to its efficiency, cost-effectiveness, and flexibility.

As businesses become more global, however, the traditional methods of face-to-face mediation, arbitration or other dispute resolution processes pose significant logistical barriers to parties separated by oceans or continents, calling into question traditional ADR’s value in these circumstances.

Read the rest of this article, which is the first of a five-part series co-authored by attorneys Vonda K. Vandaveer and Gini Nelson, being published on Gini Nelson’s Engaging Conflicts blog.

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