Chapter 5 - Chapter 5 Jurisdiction o It is the practical authority granted to a formally constituted legal body or to a political leader to deal

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Chapter 5 Jurisdiction o It is the practical authority granted to a formally constituted legal body or to a political leader to deal with and make pronouncements on legal matters and, by implication, to administer justice within a defined area of responsibility. Arbitration o It is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), is a legal technique for the resolution of disputes outside the courts, where the parties to a dispute refer it to one or more persons (the "arbitrators", "arbiters" or "arbitral tribunal"), by whose decision (the "award") they agree to be bound. Mediation o A third party, the mediator assists the parties to negotiate their own settlement (facilitative mediation). In some cases, mediators may express a view on what might be a fair or reasonable settlement, generally where all the parties agree that the mediator may do so (evaluative mediation). Litigation o A legal proceeding in a court; a judicial contest to determine and enforce legal rights
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2012 for the course MKTG 4820 taught by Professor Susancarley during the Fall '09 term at Kennesaw.

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Chapter 5 - Chapter 5 Jurisdiction o It is the practical authority granted to a formally constituted legal body or to a political leader to deal

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