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Policy & Standards

Summary of existing ABA ADR Policy

Model Standards of Conduct for Mediators

These standards are designed to serve as fundamental ethical guidelines for persons mediating in all practice contexts. They serve three goals: to guide the conduct of mediators, to inform the mediating parties, and to promote public confidence in mediation.


ABA Resolutions

Arbitration Uniform Acts

Collaborative Law

Mediation Uniform Acts

Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Proposed Rule on Arbitration Agreements

On July 29, 2016, the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution submitted comments on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s proposal to require regulated entities to submit arbitration claim filings, awards and other documents to the CFPB and to publicize such information.

Section Bylaws