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Specialty Area Rules

Certain disputes will benefit from using rules that are tailored to the industry at hand.  CPR has specialized rules and procedures for arbitration and mediations within these industries, as listed below, as well as rules for minitrial procedures.


Employment Arbitration Rules (2021)

Appellate Arbitration Procedure (2015)

Rules for Expedited Arbitration of Construction Disputes (2006)

Patent & Trade Secret Arbitration Rules (2005)

Trademark Procedures (1994)


Franchise Mediation Procedure (2007)

Employment Mediation Procedure (2004)

Trademark Procedures (1994)

Dispute Prevention

Dispute Prevention & Management Board Rules (2023)


CPR Minitrial Procedure (2006)

European Minitrial Procedure (1996)

For examples on how to incorporate CPR rules into your contract, you may review our Model Clauses.  Please also note our Pricing and Fees.

Effective July 1, 2022, all references in Rules, Procedures, Protocols, Model Procedural Orders, Model Clauses and Guidelines to The International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution, Inc. or CPR shall be deemed a reference to CPR Dispute Resolution Services LLC.

The information and resources on this website should not be construed as legal advice or opinion, or as a substitute for the advice of counsel.