The International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (“CPR”) and the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (“CEDR”) on April 4 issued a joint Report: “Insights into Alternative Dispute Resolution.”
New case submissions by customers are down 29% from the first quarter’s tally for 2018 and industry cases have declined 27%. Overall, 830 new cases were filed in the first quarter;
Held at Fordham Law School’s Skadden Auditorium on Monday, March 25, this program, the full name of which was “Commercial Arbitration 2019: What Parties and Counsel Have a Right to Expect and Arbitration Should be Delivering: Arbitration at its Best,” differed in a number of ways from the programs we generally cover.
By Rick Ryder, SAC
Yes, in answer to the title’s question, and the prospect for that to happen has been revived by a FINRA staff initiative,