to the High Cost of Litigation

Alternatives to the High Cost of Litigation is an international newsletter, published 11 times each year, covering cutting-edge dispute resolution trends. It is an authoritative guide for using ADR at companies, within law firms and in the courts. Each month, Alternatives focuses on new ADR developments, techniques and court practices.

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Arbitration Law
"The Ghost of Separability Continues to Haunt the English Courts"
By Adam Samuel

CPR News
"The New Corporate Counsel Guide for Arbitration in Brazil: Preparation, and the Role of the In-House Counsel"
By Monica Costa
Editor's note: the "CPR Corporate Counsel Practical Guide for Arbitration in Brazil" is available as a free download here.

ADR History  
The Law Is Enforced by ADR Processes. They Work
By Russ Bleemer 

ADR Ethics 
Revisiting 30 Years of Disabilities Practice
By Judy Cohen, Joan Braun, Lynda Frost, Erica F. Wood

In addition, a web app offers CPR members enhanced online and mobile access to Alternatives, through and the Wiley Online Library. Through this app, members will be able to access all current and historical Alternatives articles in several formats, optimized for their mobile devices, including fully annotated articles with live links and references. Members can access Alternatives in full text, including a fully searchable and indexed archive that goes back to our first issue in 1983