JAMS Announces Partnership with Korean ADR Provider IIPAC
December 03, 2014
Irvine, Calif. – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, is proud to announce a new partnership with Korean-based organization, International IP ADR Center. IIPAC is a nonprofit dedicated to providing ADR services to domestic and foreign entities or individuals striving to resolve conflicts outside of the traditional court system.
JAMS will assist IIPAC with mediator training in Korea and the United States. Both JAMS and IIPAC will add qualified mediators and arbitrators to each other’s panels and work closely with Korean lawyers in the U.S. to promote the use of ADR. JAMS will be the exclusive affiliation for IIPAC for mediation. The two organizations will collaborate fully in every area of disputes beyond IP area, IIPAC’s initial specialty area.
“Our expectation is that this partnership will establish the strongest mediation capability in one of the emerging centers for ADR in Asia,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “We will share expertise and personnel to put forth a uniquely qualified ADR panel to serve clients in Asia and the U.S.”
“This joint affiliation will make IIPAC the leading ADR provider in Korea and the Far East,” said Chul-Ho Kim, IIPAC president. “We look forward to learning from the JAMS panelists and working together to make each other’s panels stronger and more effective.”
Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide. With Resolution Centers nationwide and abroad, JAMS and its nearly 300 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267.