The Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the Litigation Section of the State Bar of California has published The Lawyer’s Guide to Drafting ADR Clauses. This invaluable resource includes explanations of different types of clauses, sample clauses, checklists and issues to consider when drafting dispute resolution clauses. The authors, leading experts in alternative dispute resolution, review and explain mediation, arbitration, judicial reference, multi-step clauses, med-arb, and dispute review boards.
The online version of the Guide is free to members of the Business Law Section and the Litigation Section in a part of the Members Only Area shared by the two Sections. You will need to sign into My State Bar Profile to access this link.