equivant and Resolve Disputes Online (RDO) Announce Partnership to Expand Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) Capabilities Across North America
CANTON, Ohio, March 21, 2023 (Newswire.com) - equivant and RDO, both pioneering justice technology companies, are pleased to announce a new partnership that will add RDO's award-winning online dispute resolution technology to equivant's existing software for justice solutions. The partnership will enable courts to progress cases quicker with better outcomes to increase public redress. equivant will combine over 30 years of experience with its existing full-service team of professionals to deliver RDO's technology in North America.
Courts exist as the final guarantor of justice but are increasingly challenged by complex paper-based processes, legacy systems, and rising case backlogs post-COVID. This has provided a clear mandate for technology companies such as RDO to fundamentally change the experience of resolving disputes online.
The RDO platform streamlines the interactions between case parties with a clean and intuitive approach to dispute resolution that is quickly deployed as a secure Cloud application. RDO is unique in offering courts and mediators a configurable solution that is agnostic to case type and provides an integrated pathway to resolution for Negotiation, Mediation, and Trials.
"equivant is pleased to offer our clients the most efficient ODR solution on the market. We look forward to working with our clients to implement this solution to provide easier access to the public," said Gary Egner, Director, Business Development. "RDO allows court-involved people to engage with your court differently, saving time and money for all involved."
"The RDO-equivant partnership is a powerful combination. equivant's enormous experience in the justice market throughout North America in delivering mission-critical software to advance justice is uniquely complementary to RDO," said Joe Al-Khayat, Co-founder of RDO. "RDO's mission is to improve access to justice, and we have been very successful in North America, Asia, and Europe. This partnership validates our position as a disruptive force in the North American market and will allow us to continue to scale to meet the surging market demand."
For over three decades, equivant has successfully implemented integrated technology solutions in justice agencies across the United States. From courts to public attorneys and community supervision to institutional corrections, equivant's deep domain knowledge, and modern technologies help promote public and individual safety by informing decisions at every step. Learn more about equivant at www.equivant.com.
About Resolve Dispute Online (RDO):
Resolve Disputes Online (RDO) is dispute resolution software as a service empowering courts and tribunals, governments, and law firms with innovative technology to improve access to justice around the world. For more information, visit www.resolvedisputes.online and follow us on LinkedIn.