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Brown & Marriott's ADR Principles and Practice 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780414051157
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780414044784
Published: August 2018
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £293.00
Paperback edition , ISBN13 9780414071858

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Brown & Marriott's ADR Principles and Practice is the classic reference work in the UK and internationally on alternative dispute resolution (ADR).

It covers the theory, principles and practice of ADR processes, explaining the various models of practice and negotiation frequently used in ADR, including adjudication, arbitration and evaluation. Truly international in scope, it looks at the UK and Europe as well as jurisdictions such as the US, Canada, Australia, China and Singapore, the Indian sub-continent, Africa and South America where ADR practice is developing.

  • Provides encyclopaedic reference on all aspects of ADR
  • Covers strategy and principles as well as the detail of practice
  • Explores the wide range of issues involved in ADR, such as privilege, court-related practice, ethics and confidentiality
  • Examines the main fields of dispute where ADR is used, including civil-commercial, family and divorce, employment and labour, neighbourhood/community, environmental and public policy issues, and victim-offender
  • Features an extensive set of precedents
  • Considers online and telephone mediation, and the use of technologies such as video-conferencing
  • Looks at the psychology of dispute resolution
  • Discusses working with high conflict parties
  • Provides extensive references, case law, bibliography and links

Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution, Mediation
Chapter 1: Analysing ADR;
Chapter 2: An Overview of the ADR Landscape;
Chapter 3: ADR Philosophies and Motivation: Common Values and Differences;
Chapter 4: Negotiation;
Chapter 5: ADR and the Courts;
Chapter 6: Arbitration;
Chapter 7: Contractual Adjudication and Other Adjudicatory Processes;
Chapter 8: Mediation – General Principles;
Chapter 9: Mediation – Practice Overview;
Chapter 10: Civil and Commercial Mediation;
Chapter 11: Divorce and Other Family Mediation;
Chapter 12: Neighbourhood, Community Mediation and Restorative Justice;
Chapter 13: Workplace and Employment Dispute Resolution;
Chapter 14: Mediator Attributes, Skills and Roles;
Chapter 15: Confidentiality and Privilege;
Chapter 16: Ethics and Values, Fairness and Power;
Chapter 17: Lawyers' Role Representing Parties in Mediation;
Chapter 18: Ombudsman;
Chapter 19: Non-Binding, Evaluative ADR and Hybrid Processes;
Chapter 20: Online Dispute Resolution;
Chapter 21: Jurisdiction, Forum and Law;
Chapter 22: Future Directions;
Appendix I: Drafting, Documents and Precedents;
Appendix II: Court-Related Documents and Directives