Category: Arbitration/Mediation/ADR

arbitration, mediation, alternative dispute resolution, law, principles, ADR

Jurisdiction

Literally means the right to make law. Its legal meaning …

Material

In simple terms ‘material’ as an adjective means important. In …

Mediation

A usually non-binding form of dispute resolution where a neutral …

Over-Lawyering

Activities by lawyers that may waste time and money and …

Panel

Term used to describe the judges or arbitrators hearing and …

Protective Order

An order, common in U.S. commercial litigation and international arbitration, …

Protest Clause

Requests for bids, particularly from public bodies for projects or …

Sandbagging

A sandbag or sap was used by some ‘muggers’ to …