The Expanding Roles of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Part 3

This post is the third of a 3 post series on Alternative Dispute Resolution. If you haven’t already read parts 1 and 2, I recommend doing so before continuing. Other Online Business Dispute Resolution Programs The APEC online business dispute resolution program, while innovative, is not unique. Several other online business dispute resolution programs are…


The Expanding Roles of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Part 1

What is Alternative Dispute Resolution? Alternative Dispute Resolution, or ADR, is a set of practices designed to resolve disputes between individuals as well as businesses without the need for litigation. Since it avoids the courtroom, ADR tends to be faster and cheaper than litigation, and also offers the benefit of confidentiality. There are numerous types…


Injury Claims – What You Need to Know

Personal injury lawsuits are one of the most common types of lawsuits in the American court system. There are many different types of injury claims. They may result from car accidents, slip and fall incidents, dog bites, defective or dangerous consumer products, medical malpractice incidents, or other types of injuries. The foundational aspect of personal injury…


Bankruptcy Benefits

The Advantages of Bankruptcy When people discuss bankruptcy, it’s almost always with a negative connotation. They see it as a failure, as something to lament. But what about its advantages? When handled properly, it can be the first step along the path to financial success. Wouldn’t the greater failure be to not declare bankruptcy, and…