Civil Procedure and Alternatives to Litigation, ADR

Convenor:
Masood Ahmed

This stream considers two related and rapidly developing areas of law: civil procedure and alternative dispute resolution. In particular, the area of civil procedure is attracting a great deal of interest, especially in the light of Lord Justice Jackson's reforms and its impact upon civil justice generally, including the area of ADR. This stream also considers alternatives to litigation, in particular domestic and international arbitration.

Areas of interest for this stream would include (but are not limited to):

  • All aspects of the Civil Procedure Rules
  • All aspects of the Civil Justice System
  • The Jackson Reforms on costs
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution methods (mediation, negotiation etc)
  • Arbitration

If you are unsure as to whether your paper fits within this stream then please do not hesitate to contact the convenor.

Abstracts may only be submitted via the Easy Chair Platform. They must be no longer than 300 words and should include your title, name and institutional affiliation and your email address for correspondence.

The deadline for submissions is Monday 18th January 2016.