Alternative Dispute Resolution in Civil in UK Law

Leading Cases
  • Investors Compensation Scheme Ltd v West Bromwich Building Society
    • House of Lords
    • 19 Jun 1997
    ......on the other. The resolution of the issue which thus arises indirectly between ...For W.B.B.S. allege in the alternative that if the question of construction is resolved ... claims in respect of any description of civil liability incurred by them in connection with ...If there is a dispute over the matter, the investor may have to be ......
  • Flannery and Another v Halifax Estate Agencies Ltd, trading as Colleys Professional Services
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 18 Feb 1999
    ...... OF JUDICATURE IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION) ON APPEAL FROM MANCHESTER COUNTY ... indicia of movement however caused, no dispute as to what was there to be seen. The dispute ... straightforward factual dispute whose resolution depends simply on which witness is telling the ...In that we differ from him. But one alternative remedy to quashing the decision is to invite or ......
  • VTB Capital Plc v Nutritek International Corpn
    • Supreme Court
    • 06 Feb 2013
    ...... distinctly the appropriate forum for resolution of VTB's tort claims. As to piercing the ... as the underlying aim in all cases of disputed forum, "to identify the forum in which the case ... possibility and it dealt with the alternative, that English law governed them. However, in ... 144 It is true that in many civil law systems, abuse of rights is a well recognised ......
  • Halsey v Milton Keynes General NHS Trust
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 11 May 2004
    ...... COURT OF JUDICATURE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION) ON APPEAL FROM (1) Milton Keynes ... he has refused to take part in an alternative dispute resolution ("ADR") ? There seems to be ......
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Legislation
  • Children and Families Act 2014
    • England & Wales
    • January 01, 2014
    ...... been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament, and. . . (b) ... blood (including half-blood), marriage or civil partnership;. . . (b) any former guardian of ...(a) mediation of disputes of the kinds to which relevant family ...(e) pupil referral units;. . . (f) alternative provision Academies. . (3) The appropriate ......
  • Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013
    • UK Non-devolved
    • January 01, 2013
    ...... been laid before, and approved by a resolution of, each House of Parliament. . (9) References ...) an individual who holds employment in the civil service is to be treated as employed by virtue of ... compliance and determination of disputes 49 Enforcement orders: monitoring compliance and ... of State believes that the proposed alternative way of proceeding will operate against the public ......
  • Revenue Scotland and Tax Powers Act 2014
    • Scotland
    • January 01, 2014
    ...... . . (c) efficiently resolving disputes relating to the devolved taxes (including by ... . . (d) it is made for the purposes of civil proceedings,. . . (e) it is made for the ... to the Upper Tribunal include, as alternative references, references to the First-tier ... by regulations make provision for the resolution by the tribunal of disputes as to whether any ......
  • The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
    • UK Non-devolved
    • January 01, 2016
    ...... “CPR” means the Civil Procedure Rules 1998 ( 10) ; . “credit ... “written resolution” in respect of a private company refers to a .... Proposal for alternative supervisor . 2.33. —(1) If in response to a ... award made under any arbitration or other dispute resolution procedure which the liquidator has ......
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Books & Journal Articles
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution and Civil Justice: An Unresolved Relationship
    • Nbr. 56-3, May 1993
    • The Modern Law Review
  • Religious Diversity in the Workplace: The Case for Alternative Dispute Resolution
    • Nbr. 68-1, February 2020
    • Political Studies
    The workplace is a focal point for debates about religion and public life. This article examines the question of religion at work, and how to fairly resolve the conflicts it generates. Specifically...
    ...... is no legal rule requesting that workers shake hands with co-workers or clients from the opposite sex; it is rather a matter of custom or civility. The food offered at the company cafeteria often reflects the majority’s gastronomic culture and preferences. Employment disputes may thus happen ......
  • The Financial Ombudsman Service: not just an alternative to court
    • Nbr. 15-2, May 2007
    • Journal of Financial Regulation and Compliance
    • 135-142
    Purpose: The Financial Ombudsman Service is a statutory body offering a dispute resolution service to consumers and firms. The purpose of this paper is to outline the service as an alternative to t...
    ...... Service is a statutory body offering a dispute resolutionservice to consumers and firms. The ... outline the service as an alternative tothe civil courts.Design/methodology/approach – The paper ......
  • European Collective Action: Towards Coherence?
    • Nbr. 19-4, December 2012
    • Maastricht Journal of European and Comparative Law
    Collective action procedures exist in many jurisdictions. The European Commission's policy goal is to harmonize collective redress in consumer and competition law, to improve access to justice, and...
    ...... on comparative exampl es from national civil justice systems w ithin and outside the European ...Alternative dispute resolution schemes may al low a more  ......
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Law Firm Commentaries
  • Media and Mediation: Libel
    • Mondaq United Kingdom
    ...... the responses to the Green Paper on alternative dispute resolution in civil and commercial law. ......
  • ADR/ODR Regs and 261 Claims – Airline Compliance
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is policing compliance by airlines with new laws designed to encourage the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and online dispute resolution (ODR). The CA...
    .... The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) is policing compliance ... laws designed to encourage the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and online dispute ......
  • Round-up of litigation, adjudication and ADR procedure news for in-house lawyers and experts
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    Our latest whistle-stop tour through recent news and decisions on litigation and alternative dispute resolution procedures.
    ...... news and decisions on litigation and alternative dispute resolution procedures. . Update on ... . Rebranding of the specialist civil courts. . The rebranding of the specialist ......
  • Round-up of litigation and ADR procedure news for in-house lawyers (UK construction focus)
    • JD Supra United Kingdom
    Our latest briefing focused on UK construction disputes summarises recent changes to court procedure and news on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes.
    ...... briefing focused on UK construction disputes summarises recent changes to court procedure and news on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes. Civil ......
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