Alternatives to Going to Court

Most lawsuits filed with the court are resolved without going to trial. This guidebook gives an overview of the alternatives to going to court, such as settling your case, negotiation, mediation, neutral evaluation, and arbitration.

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Justice Education Society of BC
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self-help & forms
settlement, offer to settle, mediation, staying out of court, alternative dispute resolution, Supreme Court, representing yourself, Supreme Court Self-Help Guidebook series