Advantages of Arbitration This is a form of an alternative dispute resolution, and it has gained large acceptance in the business world for the sole purpose of settling disputes. The process of settling the disputes can be included when signing the contracts. The case or the dispute is settled out of court through the help of a mediator who will give the judgment after listening to both parties. This saves you time and expenses, and this is by going through the alternative dispute resolution process. However if the other party does not want to go through this process, you cannot force them to go through the arbitration process, and in this case, the legal channels have to be followed. These cases are approved by the American Arbitration Association, and they are also certified. The certified agencies can be quoted on the contracts when signing. 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 alternative dispute resolution is a flexible process and also convenient to the parties involved because it saves them time and also it gives them the chance to decide on when, where and the time they will meet for the negotiations. When you want to use the arbitration clause, you must negotiate on the most favorable state law and the alternative dispute resolution Jurisdiction. Use the laws that are available locally because you avoid travelling all the time for the mediation process saving on the fuel costs. Always ensure that you get the one that will be most favorable to your case. For cutting down on the costs restrict your mediator on the things he can talk about. They should be allowed to state or mention the winner or loser and without going into the deeper details of the case. 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. When You decide on the long process where the judge or the arbitrator have to give explanations you lose the control you had for the cost and so the process can be a bit 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. Through the help of the mediator they can review the contracts and make great progress on the case. 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. The binding arbitration, will allow both the parties to present their positions and also the evidence to the judge who delivers a decision which is final on both parties in the dispute.