In the past decade all Australian legislatures have enthusiastically introduced alternative dispute resolution (ADR) into a wide range of courts, tribunals and other decision-making agencies. In that process, both the court procedures and legal systems have been modified from an adversarial perspective to alternative forms of decision-making.
"ADR in Australian legislatures: are there prospects?,"
ADR Bulletin: Vol. 4
, Article 1.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/adr/vol4/iss9/1