ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION: A Step Forward

-by Anwesha Singh & Alivya Sahay The internet has brought about a radical change by revolutionizing technological inventions. In recent times, the different mechanisms of alternate dispute resolution (“ADR”) procedures have absorbed within it the system of Online Dispute Resolution (“ODR”). ODR in India is in its outset stage and is fast gaining importance. Concept of Online Dispute Resolution: ODR refers to “a wide class of … Continue reading ONLINE DISPUTE RESOLUTION: A Step Forward

MEDIATING AMIDST A CRISIS: Is Online Mediation a Solution for India?

-by Sandhya Swaminathan & Kartikeya Singh With COVID-19 being declared a pandemic by the WHO, the day-to-day affairs of a common man’s life have come to a standstill with the enforcement of multiple lockdowns to combat the outbreak.  In India, workplaces and courts, being non-essential to public health and sanitation have been ordered to shut operations temporarily. However, due to rapid advancements in technology, “work … Continue reading MEDIATING AMIDST A CRISIS: Is Online Mediation a Solution for India?