Litigation Alternatives

What you’ll learn to do: identify, define, and contrast basic forms of alternative dispute resolution

In this outcome, you will learn about the pros and cons of alternative dispute resolution.

Here are some of the specific things you’ll learn to do in this section:

  • Analyze and compare the costs and benefits of litigation, alternative dispute resolution and settlement


The learning activities for this section include:

  • Reading: Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Reading: Negotiation
  • Reading: Mediation
  • Reading: Arbitration
  • Reading: Other Methods of Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Reading: Public Policy, Legislation, and Alternative Dispute Resolution

Take time to review and reflect on each of these activities in order to improve your performance on the assessment for this section.