A process of dispute resolution by seeking a decision from a neutral third party outside of the court system.
A conflict resolution process in which the conflict resolver meets privately with each party to the dispute, seeking to gain concessions from each party.
A process in which decision-making, communication, or negotiation is aided by the actions of a neutral or outside party.
A process of resolving a dispute through civil court.
A form of conflict resolution in which a neutral third party helps disputing parties to communicate effectively in order to alter their relationship, reach an agreement, or both.