International Alternative Dispute Resolution
2009/2010, Semester 1
Modular Credits: LL4179 ( 4 ) / LL5179 ( 4 ) / LL6179 ( -- )
This course explores the role and scope of ADR in contrast to traditional litigation and examines the various ADR models used worldwide, in both its binding and non-binding forms. Students will review institutional, statutory, contractual and ad hoc forms of ADR and explore the ethical and practical issues that arise, including the role of national courts, confidentiality, enforceability, immunity and liability.
NUS Compulsory Core Law Curriculum or equivalent.
3-hr continuous weekly seminar.
Exam - 75%; Written Essay - 25%