Should alternative dispute resolution service companies be allowed to operate free of attorney ethics rules? Consider the following... ADR... In short, alternate dispute resolution ("ADR") refers to any means of resolving a dispute other than litigation. Common forms of ADR include...
The process... When someone is sued, the procedures for "serving" the defendant (i.e., the procedures for delivering court papers to the person being sued) are stated in court rules. Traditionally, "personal service" (i.e., the act of hand-delivering the papers to...