14. Dispute Resolution Costs and Fees Applicable Law/Venue
Both Company and Trainee agree to make every effort to resolve disputes without the need for third party assistance. Otherwise, Company and Trainee agree to utilize Arbitration, which will be held in Washington state.
Parties agree that this Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Washington State. Parties agree that the venue for any court proceedings arising out of this Agreement shall be in Washington.
If Company is the successful party to the dispute resolution, Company will be entitled to costs and fees incurred in resolving or settling the dispute, in addition to any other relief to which Company may be entitled.