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alternative dispute resolution

An attempt to resolve a dispute without a court proceeding, for example, arbitration or mediation.
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Other important government legislation included reforms in the criminal justice system providing for compensation of litigation costs, institutionalization of alternate dispute resolution mechanisms, witness protection, strict punishments for sale of obscene objects, decriminalization of suicide, expeditious disposal of law suits and increase in the blood money (diyat).
Other important government legislation included reforms in the criminal justice system providing for compensation of litigation costs, the institutionalization of alternate dispute resolution mechanisms, witness protection, strict punishments for the sale of obscene objects, decriminalization of suicide, expeditious disposal of lawsuits and increase in the blood-money (diyat).
The policy provides for the establishment of alternate dispute resolution mechanisms at the both the departmental and provincial levels so that litigation becomes the last resort for the purpose.
Regarding Alternate Dispute Resolution, he said that dispute resolution committees have been constituted but these should be reactivated to give true results.
Smith - Co-Chair - Alternate Dispute Resolution Committee.
These included the use of advance technology, training of lower court judges on alternate dispute resolution, and speedy hearing of cases.
He emphasised that disputes of the general public could also be resolved in a timely and cost-efficient manner through recourse to Alternate Dispute Resolution methodologies.
Expressing criticism of the government's decision to pass the Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) Bill in 2017, Mahmood says minor changes made to it don't take away from the fact that giving legitimacy to the jirga system will undoubtedly impact the lives of women across the country drastically.
As far as alternate dispute resolution goes, arbitration presents notable advantage, particularly in the context of commercial disputes, as a forum wherein parties elect to forego litigation and instead appoint an impartial third party to hear their matter under dispute and reach a final, binding decision in respect thereof.
Dr Lynham said the government was also separately proceeding with an alternate dispute resolution process and the establishment of the Land Access Ombudsman.
He is an experienced trial lawyer, with a broad range of litigation experience in the state and federal courts, as well as alternate dispute resolution forums, including construction-related litigation, commercial landlord-tenant disputes, real estate brokerage disputes, partner/member/shareholder disputes, contract actions, restrictive covenants, trademark, copyright, and other intellectual property related disputes.
People are often initially uneasy with the idea of using mediation, a form of alternate dispute resolution (ADR), to resolve an EEO allegation because they don't know what it entails.
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