An Analysis of the Alternative Dispute Resolution: Mandated Arbitration and Mediation in the Western District of Michigan
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If Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) works quantitatively, does it work qualitatively? Is the baby being thrown out with the bath water? And, just how successful have the statistical gains been, in terms of actual cases and trials? How just has ADR been in the eyes of those involved, particularly the attorneys and the litigants? How do litigants feel when their cases are being are being legally adjudicated by someone other than a Judge? Would anyone prefer the methods of ADR a second time? In the professional eyes of attorneys, arbitrators and mediators, is justice being served? And, if due process ensures justice, are we sacrificing justice for the sake of expediency?If you are not a current K College student, faculty, or staff member, email email@example.com to request access to this SIP.