Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) – Unit III LLB Class Notes

Conciliation: Meaning

Different kinds of conciliation – facilitative, evaluative, court-annexed, voluntary and compulsory

Qualities of a conciliator

Duties of a conciliator

Role of a conciliator

Stages of conciliation


Conciliation under statutes – Industrial Disputes Act, 1947

Conciliation under statutes – Family Courts Act, 1984

Conciliation under statutes – Hindu Marriage Act, 1955

Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996

Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) – Unit I LLB Class Notes

Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR) General Concepts

Different methods of dispute resolution

Inquisitorial method

Adversarial method

Other methods- both formal and informal- like Arbitration, Conciliation, Negotiation, Mediation, etc.

Advantages and disadvantages of above methods

Need for ADRs

International commitments

Domestic needs

Suitability of ADRs to particular types of disputes

Civil Procedure Code and ADRs