Technology continues to create new conflict, and with that, find new ways to resolve that conflict. There are many more ways conflict can be resolved online than through Zoom. It’s probably the most important thing I present to lawyers and mediators: we can expand the pie for all dispute resolution…


ODR is More Than Zoom

Since the start of COVID-19, I’ve spoken to thousands of lawyers and dispute resolution practitioners about online dispute resolution (ODR). For most people, the focus is on Zoom. Zoom has been invaluable during the pandemic and ensures lawyers can continue to operate. However, the coupling of ODR and Zoom is…


As more people continue to stay home, the use of Zoom has exploded, along with report after report after report after report of privacy and security issues. Rumors of the U.S. …


As millions of people across the world isolate themselves to avoid contracting and spreading COVID-19 to others (here’s guidance to stay safe from the CDC), the impact is especially felt in the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) community. I’ve spoken to dozens of arbitrators and mediators after I launched a free…


Providing access to justice does not, and should not, always involve a lawyer. There are many disputes people encounter every day offline and online. These issues range from an Uber or Lyft gone wrong, a roommate refusing to do the dishes, to not sure where an elderly parent should live…


Life is complicated. So that’s why we built Disputly — a friendly, fast, and affordable tool to help you in complicated situations when you need it most. Disputly is an artificial intelligence + human powered negotiation tool to provide simple guidance for everyday disputes.

What does that mean? When you…

Simon Boehme

writing about online dispute resolution; vice president at legaler; founder and advisor at multiple legal tech companies; proudly from Kalamazoo, MI

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