What Is ADR?
Alternative dispute resolution, also called ADR, describes methods used to settle disagreements or disputes without using a judge or magistrate. ADR methods usually take less time and are less adversarial, than court or jury trials. There are courtsponsored ADR programs and private ADR providers.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
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