Advantages of Arbitration This is a method that is used to settle distributes and disagreement among the business people. This can be included as a binding or a non-binding agreement when signing contracts. The main purpose of the Arbitration clause is to prevent all the disputing parties to file cases in the civil courts. The cost will be very minimal, and this process of dispute settling saves you time that would otherwise be wasted when going back and forth in court. This procedure should never be forced to either of the aggrieved parties; it has to be on an agreement otherwise a court case should be filed. Some of the certified agencies that have been approved to listen to these cases included the American Arbitration Association. There are also other approved associations that can be included in the contracts. The arbitration can be less expensive depending on the circumstances, as both the alternative dispute resolution providers and the arbitrators charge for the service. The process can, however, be less expensive than the traditional civil court case. The ADV is geared to limit the court hearings and the process, and the process is more flexible because the both parties have a greater control on the time it will take to sort out the matter and also the hearing dates. Use the most best state law. For most businesses having an alternative dispute resolution that is locally available is advantageous and less expensive, and it also gives a better opportunity and the ability to have the preferred law firm to handle the matter. Hire a mediator who is qualified and also if you don’t agree and then you have to take the dispute to court the law firm should have your best interest at heart. For you to be able to save on cost you must consider restricting the mediator to an up or even a down decision. This can save you money and also time because he will not take a lot of time. They can also opt for the reasoned decision, where in this case the judge gives their reasons for making this decision this depends on whether the case is complicated and will require explanations. The process of explaining and the judge giving reasons can take time and so can be expensive. Through the objective of a certified mediator, arbitration allows the parties to have an opportunity, in reviewing their position and also restricting for appeals. They also have time and the opportunity to consider the proposed contracts violation through going through of the objectives. Both parties will come up with a mutual understanding with the assistance of a mediator. The mediator can make impartial decisions so settle the dispute amicably. The arbitration can either be non-binding or binding and can be done privately. Judge will listen to the evidence in the binding arbitration, he will review it either alone, or they can do that as a panel, and they will make a final decision.