Upcoming ADR Events at Moritz

The Ohio State Journal on Dispute Resolution is pleased to announce the 2018 JDR Symposium entitled:  Communication in Crisis: Implementing ADR Strategies in Times of Civil Unrest.

This topic will delve into the ways in which alternative dispute resolution techniques can be utilized during periods of civil unrest.  Since a peaceful resolution is the goal, ADR tactics from the fields of mediation, conflict resolution, and negotiation can help further the resolution process.  The Symposium will be Friday, November 9, 2018.

76 – Civil Rights

ARTICLES

James M. Tsimis, The Privatization of Civil Justice: An Exposition on New York’s Prompt Payment Law and its Imposition of Mandatory Arbitration, 28 Touro L. Rev. 323 (2012).
The author discusses the problems inherent in the Prompt Payment Law’s imposition of mandatory arbitration on the parties in a construction payment dispute. Namely, this article makes the case that the arbitration under this law is not the remedy alternative dispute resolution is meant to provide and is instead an unconstitutional restriction of personal rights.
{45}     ARB: MANDATORY, COURT-ANNEXED—GENERAL
{76}     SUBJ MATTER: CIVIL RIGHTS
{127}   REQUIREMENTS: MANDATE TO USE