Arbitration—is it Really the Better Way to Resolve Construction Disputes?

2018-04-23T23:55:15-05:00February 20th, 2014|Alternative Dispute Resolution, Construction Contractor Advisor|

Avoid litigation at all costs was the mantra several years ago. Supporters of arbitration claimed that it was less expensive, quicker and avoided run-away juries. But, are these claims still true? Is arbitration still better? Well, it depends. Some claims may benefit from arbitration, but the benefit is not always clear. AIA Contracts Don’t Push Arbitration For those of you using AIA contracts, you have probably seen that arbitration is [...]