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Alternative Dispute Resolution Act, 2010 (No. 13 of 2017).

Country/Territory
Ghana
Document type
Legislation
Date
2010
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Long title
An Act to provide for the settlement of disputes by arbitration, mediation and customary arbitration, to establish an Alternative Dispute Resolution Centre and to provide for related matters.
Subject
Agricultural & rural development
Keyword
Business/industry/corporations Dispute settlement Legal proceedings/administrative proceedings Traditional rights/customary rights
Geographical area
Africa, Western Africa
Abstract

This Act concerns the voluntary mediation and arbitration of disputes in Ghana. This Act applies to matters other than those that relate to (a) the national or public interest; (b) the environment; (c) the enforcement and interpretation of the Constitution; or (d) any other matter that by law cannot be settled by an alternative dispute resolution method. Parties to a written agreement may provide that a dispute arising under the agreement shall be resolved by arbitration. Where there is an arbit

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