CLP3 Dispute Resolution Processes

CLP3 Dispute Resolution Processes


This subject sets out the range of strategic choices available when a client is in dispute or anticipates a dispute. It is designed to enable students to identify and evaluate the main dispute resolution processes applicable in commercial matters and develop effective pre-trial strategies.

Specifically, the subject will:

  • cover the main dispute resolution methods available for use in commercial disputes
  • explore¬†effective pre-trial or resolution strategies
  • discuss how to formulate detailed cost estimates for each stage of the dispute resolution process, and
  • equip you with the knowledge and skills needed to advise a client on a given dispute including strategy, risks, costs and success prospects.


Topics in this subject include:

  • Security for costs
  • Preliminary discovery, search orders and freezing orders
  • Commencing proceedings
  • Preparing pre-trial applications
  • Gathering, preparing and managing evidence
  • Conducting a hearing
  • Early resolution and practical outcomes of proceedings



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