alternative dispute resolution eBooks and Guides, rules and clauses
Alternative Dispute Resolution Resources
Rules, Guidelines and Policies
JAMS International Mediation Rules
JAMS International and JAMS provide mediation and arbitration services from resolution centers located throughout Europe and the United States.
JAMS International Arbitration Rules
Download a complete list of JAMS International's rules for conducting an arbitration.
International Arbitration Efficiency Guidelines
The "Efficiency Guidelines for the Pre-Hearing Phase of International Arbitrations" assures parties that an arbitration will be conducted in accordance with internationally accepted standards and practices.
Mediators-in-Reserve Policy for International Arbitrations
Arbitration parties are encouraged to select a "mediator-in-reserve", who will be available to assist at any time during the proceedings.
Guidelines for Use of Clerks and Tribunal Secretaries in Arbitrations
Download JAMS International's guidelines for when arbitrators may use clerks or secretaries.
JAMS International Clause Workbook
Download JAMS International's clause workbook for sample dispute resolution clauses, for insertion into a contract prior to a dispute arising.
JAMS International Clause Language
Get complimentary arbitration and mediation clause language for use in your contracts by following the link below.
Mediating Offshore Resolving International Disputes Locally
There are many legitimate and sensible reasons why parties choose to incorporate and transact through offshore vehicles.
Litigation in Review
The legal profession is in the midst of unprecedented change. Against this backdrop, the adoption of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) - most commonly, mediation and arbitration - is growing across sectors and the world.
Mediation Advocacy. The Role of Lawyers in Mediation
This eBook explains how you can use the special format and characteristics of the mediation process, and the unique skills of mediators.
Effective Mediation Advocacy
Techniques for getting the best out of mediation are as diverse as the characters involved. This eBook has been written with the co-operation and support of a dozen or so of the UK’s leading mediators.
About JAMS International
Meet the Trans-Atlantic Insurance and Reinsurance Dispute Resolution and Claims Settlement Team
Demand for alternative dispute resolution (ADR) in insurance and reinsurance has risen over the last ten years.
JAMS International Experts in Mediation & Arbitration Worldwide Brochure
JAMS International is the international division of JAMS, the world’s largest provider of mediators and arbitrators for complex commercial cases.