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Alternatives is an international newsletter 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. (Requests for reprints should be addressed to

In Our Latest Issue, Summer 2018, Now Available:

Court Decisions

"While Plaintiffs' Lawyers Strategize, the Supreme Court's Strong Backing Likely Will Grow Mandatory Processes" by Russ Bleemer

ADR Brief

"Ready to Reverse? Supreme Court Will Revisit Class Arbitration" by Lewis Tan

ADR Transcript

"#MeToo, Confidentially, and the Conflict Resolution Field: A Discussion on the Impact and the Future of the Practice"

The Master Mediator

"Avoiding Isolation, and Creating a Connection, To Help Lonely Parties Settle their Cases" by Robert A. Creo


In addition, CPR is pleased to announce a new web app that will offer members enhanced online and mobile access to Alternatives, through 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.