dispute resolution organization

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dispute resolution organization (plural dispute resolution organizations)

  1. A business or group that provides alternative dispute resolution services such as conciliation, mediation, arbitration, or negotiation, sometimes as a private alternative to public judicial courts and litigation.
    • 2002: Jay G. Martin, Ann L. MacNaughton, and American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources, Environmental Dispute Resolution: An Anthology of Practical Solutions, page 268
      In addition, where the ADR process is being conducted under rules of a dispute resolution organization (like the American Arbitration Association), ...
    • 2003, Zachary Abuza, Militant Islam in Southeast Asia: Crucible of Terror, page 241:
      The second outcome, the degree to which ASEAN believed that enlargement would lead it to become an even more effective dispute resolution organization, ...
    • 2005, James M. Zimmerman, China Law Deskbook: A Legal Guide for Foreign-invested Enterprises, page 228:
      The China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Committee (CIETAC) has been designated by CNNIC as the dispute resolution organization ...