Page 130 says any disputes will be decided by arbitration and page 131 says there will be no jury trial. This would seem to reduce the chances of public knowledge of any problems. Why did the parties elect to choose arbitration over the court system?

Page 130 says any disputes will be decided by arbitration and page 131 says there will be no jury trial. This would seem to reduce the chances of public knowledge of any problems. Why did the parties elect to choose arbitration over the court system?

The decision to focus on arbitration rather than a jury trial is a common and routine business practice.  It has nothing to do with “public scrutiny” and everything to do with time and costefficiency and a more direct path to resolve any challenging differences