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Discussing Dispute Resolution Methods and Amendments

Please answer the following questions:

- Describe the advantages and disadvantages of using the U.S. court system to alternative dispute resolution methods.

- Discuss how applicable dispute resolution methods are to a small-business owner and a mid-level manager of a Fortune 500 company.

- In reviewing the Bill of Rights, discuss which amendment has the biggest influence on businesses. Give an example to support your answer.

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- Describe the advantages and disadvantages of using the U.S. court system to alternative dispute resolution methods.

The advantages associated with using the US court system are that the case will be decided by a legally qualified judge. The US court system is accessible to the poor because legal aid is there. If a person is unhappy then the person can appeal the decision. The law of the land and precedents from previous cases will be applied.

The disadvantages are that the judges do not have technical expertise and may judge on matters that they are not familiar with. There can be adverse publicity; there can be delays as the course chooses the trial date. If cost is borne ...

Solution Summary

This solution provides strong points concerning the subject of dispute resolutions, in terms of the positive and negative points related to alternative methods and how these types of methods are useful for a small and mid-level business owner. The Bill of Rights amendments is also briefly discussed in this 430 word solutions. This solution also contains a website link which should be helpful in researching this topic.

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