Online Dispute Resolution: A ‘Post Covid-19 World’ Need
Covid-19 virus has brought the world to a standstill. The conditions far away being from normal, the world has started living the new normal life. Talking about our judicial administration, COVID-19 has made it even worse, courts being shut, and already overburdened courts makes it even more difficult to deliver justice for the judiciary. With the Supreme Court allowing online hearing of cases, there are still many hurdles that one may face. To ease this pressure, the solution is the use of online dispute resolution techniques and mechanisms. It basically is a process to settle disputes with the help of technology. It is actually a much faster, cheaper and a more accessible option for individuals and companies which are involved in day to day disputes be it contracts related disputes, e-commerce disputes, freelancing contracts, compliance issues, IPR Ownership disputes, landlord-tenant disputes, etc.
“Disputes are a way of life. But the way in which they get determined can really improve and enhance customer trust, customer retention, and the meaningful life that every person can have. Largely because many often disputes are due to misunderstandings, lack of information or knowledge. In 2019, India Inc spent around $6 billion on legal expenses, and using technology to reduce costs or resolve disputes is significant and ODR can play that role. Dispute is really your best intelligence, and can tell you what needs to be fixed, to eventually have fewer disputes going forward. COVID is an opportunity to test Online Dispute Resolution, and cut down cost, time, and advance efficiencies for both individuals as well as businesses.” - Shilpa Kumar, Investment Partner, Omidyar Network India
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