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    Introduction Tax disputes may not seem the most fruitful area for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), with the field traditionally bedevilled by confrontation, positional negotiating and adversarial stances. But the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has recently developed its own dispute management plan which includes Alternative dispute Resolution (ADR). Alternative dispute resolution is the utilisation of various techniques and methods within or without courts and tribunals to manage, and resolve

  • Dispute Resolution

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    to lose time and resources in a very lengthy Dispute Resolution (DR) exercise. Therefore, negotiation would be the best to serve the interest of parties in such cases. Negotiation however, cannot be used to achieve perfect understanding between differing parties. Nevertheless, it is an ideal tool to resolve disputes in short term contracts involving provision of services. In essence, negotiation is a fundamental tool for managing all forms of disputes in contracts. Negotiation can also be used as

  • Dispute Resolution

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    The FAIR Program was established in 1995, under the directive of Chief Executive Officer Joseph L. Dionne. According to Dionne, “It was time to supplement the open-door policy with a formal, in-house alternative dispute resolution program (ADR) develop something that settled disputes quickly, something good for morale,” (Bencivenga, 1996, ¶ 1). The program has three phases, starting with filing a written complaint with the corporation and receiving a decision. If that resolution is not satisfactory

  • Dispute Resolution

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    political, economic, cultural, and legal environments governed by unfamiliar policies, laws, and regulations. Business owners need to understand that as they become a part of the global supply chains, they may need to resolve international commercial disputes. The purpose of this paper is to identify and analyze differences in international legal policies, standards, and procedures as they relate to resolution of conflicts in global business. The 1972 case, M/S Bremen v. Zapata Off-Shore Co. 407 U.S.

  • Resolving Civil Disputes

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    Resolving Civil Disputes Arbitration is one method to resolve disputes without court action. Both sides voluntarily agree to an independent third party making a decision on their case. Arbitration is an alternative to court action (litigation), and generally, just as final and binding (unlike mediation, negotiation and conciliation which are non-binding). This process is governed by the Arbitration Act 1996. General principles of arbitration are as follows: * The object of arbitration

  • Alternative Dispute Resolution

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    Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) represents a variety of processes through which potential litigants may resolve disputes. Potential Uses of ADR Many disputes involve people who have known each other for some time, like neighbors, relatives, acquaintances, co-workers, or friends. In addition, selected felonies may be referred to dispute resolution or mediation centers with the approval of the court, and the consent of the people (prosecutor), the victim (complainant) and the respondent (defendant)

  • Dispute Resolution Processes

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    Dispute Resolution Processes Wherever there is a human-interaction, conflict is virtually unpreventable. For-instance, some conflict may well erupt a dispute in any structure of relationships, and other perhaps resulting in extremely compound international confrontation and hostility. It isn't that they can't see the solution. It is that they can't see the problem (G. K. Chesterton). Consequently, dispute resolution processes have been developed to manage and intervene in these types of

  • alternative dispute resolution

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    Alternative Dispute Resolution or ADR refers to a number of various processes that can be used to resolve legal disputes other than by litigation. Recently, methods of dispute resolution which focus on arbitration, mediation and negotiation as an alternative to adjudication have gained notoriety. This notoriety may have been caused by the public perception that ADR methods are less expensive, more efficient, and more satisfactory than the normal traditional course of litigation. The goals of establishing

  • Alternate Dispute Resolution

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    Alternate Dispute Resolution Alternate Dispute Resolution has many benefits serving as a legal substitute for resolving civil disputes. Most courts prefer the proceedings of an ADR as appose to Litigation. In some counties the option of ADR must be analyzed before attempting to initiate the proceedings of litigation. Most district courts along with appeal courts will oversee the negotiations of an ADR. In some circumstances ADRs do not settle well and in those instances the involvement of the

  • Dispute Resolution Innovations

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    Dispute Resolution Innovations Introduction This paper will discuss innovative alternative dispute resolutions and how they may be used in a controversial conflict scenario. The writer will discuss these methods using an actual conflict scenario, describing how individuals involved in the conflict will benefit from these innovative methods rather than costly courtroom litigation. Alternative dispute resolutions are clearly the most beneficial conflict solution regardless of gender, cultural influence