In order to select alternative dispute resolution (“ADR” e.g., something other than litigation to resolve your disputes), you should place your choice of ADR in your contract. Once you are involved in a dispute, you may not be able to agree to ADR. Thus, you should select it up front.
Describe mediation, arbitration and mini-trial.
Which one would you choose to include in your contracts?
Why did you select that one method of ADR over the others?