An online future for disputes

20 September 2013

Highly developed ODR systems of the future may have the capacity to completely resolve legal disputes without requiring human interaction or attending a courtroom at any stage. However, this raises concerns about the appropriateness of ODR, particularly in complex cases or where critical testimonies are required. It also raises a number of practical challenges.

A Future of Courts session held during September 2013 looked at Online Dispute Resolution and its future.