By Hefin Rees If we are to understand fully the present role of international commercial arbitration, and what shape it is likely to take in the future, it is important to look at past developments that are the basis for our current system of arbitration. In short, to understand the future you need to understand […]Read More Where Has International Commercial Arbitration Come From?
United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 10 June 1958), also known as the “New York Arbitration Convention” Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards Article I 1. This Convention shall apply to the recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards made in the territory of […]Read More New York Arbitration Convention 1958
Without having system to ensure impartiality and independence of Arbitrators, arbitration cannot gain confidence in the minds of the parties to the dispute. It is not sufficient that many arbitrators by nature are independent and impartial. To gain the confidence of a common man, the arbitration system provided in the Procedural law of a country […]Read More Supreme Court of India puts an end to one party appointed sole Arbitrator system.
Arbitration and mediation are two types of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), which is a another way to resolve conflicts outside of traditional lawsuits and courtrooms. Sometimes attorneys are involved and sometimes not. ADR may be used in: Divorce or child custody/visitation disputes; Personal injury or accident cases; Consumer complaints (such as car sales); Business and […]Read More What is Arbitration ? Mediation ?
UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules with amendments as adopted in 2013 UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules PDFRead More UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules with amendments as adopted in 2013
UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration (1985), with amendments as adopted in 2006 UNCITRAL Arbitration Model Law PDFRead More UNCITRAL Model Law on International Commercial Arbitration ( 2006 )
The Federal Arbitration Act (USA) Title 9, US Code, Section 1-14, was first enacted February 12, 1925 (43 Stat. 883), codified July 30, 1947 (61 Stat. 669), and amended September 3, 1954 (68 Stat. 1233). Chapter 2 was added July 31, 1970 (84 Stat. 692), two new Sections were passed by the Congress in October […]Read More The Federal Arbitration Act in the United States of America