The contract says " Any disputes arising under this agreement shall be subtend to binding arbitration before the American Arbitration Association , in accordance with the commercial rules and regulations in effect . The parties shall share equally any AAA fees incurred by either party in connection with any dispute . Any such arbitration shall take place in NY , NY . Neither party shall enforce an alleged breach of any provision of this agreement clearly without first giving the other party written notice , clearly specifying the nature of such alleged breach , and an opportunity to cure said alleged breach within 30 days of receipt " . 1 ) Will this agreement enforce the consultant to go to AAA ? 2 ) Is there any way that one can avoid going to AAA due to its high fees and continue in small claim Court .