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Accessing Justice
This study examines the potential for using mediation to enhance access to justice for poor and low-income Illinoisans. It was funded by the Illinois Equal Justice Foundation.

Sample Court ADR Rules
With the support of the JAMS Foundation, select court ADR rules have been identified, summarized and annotated.

Bibliography
A Bibliographic Summary of Studies of ADR Programs, now in an updated 2nd edition

CAADRS Resource Center
Our searchable, annotated database of court-related ADR resources

Uniform Mediation Act
The Uniform Mediation Act was enacted in Illinois in 2003.

Court-related ADR programs in IL
Dozens of descriptions of state and federal ADR programs sorted by type or jurisdiction

Statistics
Usage and resolution rate statistics from major civil case mediation programs

Statutes & Rules
Summaries of statutes and rules regarding ADR applicable to Illinois courts

Studies & Articles
Writings of interest to those involved with court ADR

ADR Updates
What's new in the ADR field and on our site

About CAADRS
About the Center for Analysis of Alternative Dispute Resolution Systems (CAADRS)