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Resources to assist counsel with US commercial arbitration and drafting alternative dispute resolution clauses and agreements.
In the US, arbitration is often viewed as a more efficient and cost-effective alternative to litigation. Commercial arbitration generally gives the parties greater finality to their disputes, limits (or even eliminates) expensive pre-hearing discovery, and offers more procedural flexibility than does litigation. The US Arbitration Toolkit offers a variety of resources designed to give attorneys a basic understanding of several important aspects of arbitrating commercial disputes in the US, including how to:
Draft a proper arbitration agreement calling for arbitration in the US.