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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, October 2018, Now Available:


"The Unintended Consequences of Presuming that Counsel's Intentional Omissions Were Unintentional" by Michael A. Lampert

CPR News

"Next Month: Corporate Leadership Awards Dinner Honors Johnson & Johnson And GC Mike Ullmann" 

International ADR

"Legislation Seeks to Boost Mediation Use for Commercial Arbitration" by Chitra Narayan

ADR Briefs

"Cali Appeals Court Vacates Award For Failure to Disclose Conflicts Of Interest" by Russ Bleemer & George Somi

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.