ADR and Scottish commercial litigators: a study of attitudes and experience

Bryan Clark, Charles Dawson

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Reports on the findings of a study of the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) by commercial litigators in Scotland. Analyses survey responses from commercial litigators on a range of issues, including: (1) their own knowledge of, training in, and actual experience of ADR; (2) reasons why they might recommend or decline use of ADR; (3) the outcome of ADR procedures they have used; (4) ADR as a business opportunity; (5) the role of courts in encouraging ADR; and (6) reasons why the take up of ADR in Scotland has not been greater.
LanguageEnglish
Pages228-249
Number of pages21
JournalCivil Justice Quarterly
Volume26
Publication statusPublished - 30 Apr 2007

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Keywords

  • alternative dispute resolution
  • commercial claims
  • Scotland
  • ADR
  • commercial litigators
  • study of attitudes
  • experience
  • scottish

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