The tribunal

The tribunal guidance:

The AAA Commercial Arbitration Rules and Mediation Procedures including the Procedures for Large, Complex Commercial Disputes (Commercial Rules) were revised with effect...

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Arbitration under the Abu Dhabi Commercial Conciliation & Arbitration Centre (ADCCAC) 2013 Procedural Regulations of Arbitration (the 2013 Regulations) are conducted by a...

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The major sets of arbitration rules contain provisions relating to the appointment of the tribunal in the absence of agreement between the parties. Further rules govern...

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The arbitration rules of the major arbitral institutions (and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)) grant tribunals a wide array of powers....

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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: Ensuring the arbitral tribunal's independence and impartiality, which explains the importance of...

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This Practice Note covers arbitration under the CIETAC Arbitration Rules 2015 (CIETAC Rules), which, generally, apply to arbitrations accepted by CIETAC on or after 1...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to how damages are determined and quantified in international arbitration proceedings, with a focus on damages for breach of...

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All references to Articles in this Practice Note are to Articles of the Arbitration Rules of the Dubai International Arbitration Centre (DIAC and the DIAC Rules) As under...

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This Practice Note considers the tribunal under the DIFC-LCIA Arbitration Rules 2016 (the Rules), which apply to arbitration proceedings commencing on or...

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In arbitration proceedings presided over by a three-member arbitral tribunal, there will be circumstances when the arbitrators cannot reach a unanimous decision. In those...

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What is emergency arbitration? In general terms, emergency relief in arbitration proceedings can usually only be ordered once the arbitral tribunal has...

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Issues of independence and impartiality The principle that a court of law should be independent and impartial is firmly embedded in all legal systems and major...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on constituting the arbitral tribunal pursuant to the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) Administered Arbitration...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the arbitral tribunal’s powers pursuant to the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) Administered Arbitration Rules...

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This Practice Note considers the appointment of the tribunal under the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) International Dispute Resolution Procedures...

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This Practice Note concerns London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) arbitration proceedings pursuant to the LCIA Rules 2014 effective 1 October 2014 (the LCIA...

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This Practice Note concerns London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) arbitration proceedings pursuant to the LCIA Arbitration Rules 2014 (the LCIA Rules)...

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The London Maritime Arbitrators Association (LMAA) Terms 2017 (the Terms) apply to arbitrations commenced on or after 1 May 2017 where the parties have agreed that they...

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Damages are the form of relief most commonly requested by parties in arbitration proceedings. Sometimes, however, a claimant may require other remedies. For instance, a...

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This Practice Note considers the purpose and value in obtaining information on potential arbitrators. It sets out possible questions to consider asking potential...

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This Practice Note concerns the tribunal pursuant to the 2017 Arbitration Rules of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (SCC) (the...

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This Practice Note considers matters relating to the appointment of the arbitral tribunal under the Arbitration Rules of the Singapore International...

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The Swiss Rules of International Arbitration (the Swiss Rules), which entered into force on 1 June 2012, apply to all arbitrations commenced on or after 1 June 2012 on...

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The Swiss Rules of International Arbitration (the Swiss Rules), which entered into force on 1 June 2012, apply to all arbitrations commenced on or after 1 June 2012 on...

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Difficulties with multiple parties Generally the claimant and respondent each appoint an arbitrator and a chairman is then appointed who is party neutral. However,...

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This Practice Note addresses the role often performed by tribunal secretaries (or arbitral secretaries or administrative secretaries) in international...

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This Practice Note considers the merits and demerits of the use of tribunal secretaries in international arbitration. It sets out the arguments for and against the...

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This Practice Note considers the appointment of the tribunal pursuant to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law Arbitration Rules 2010 (the UNCITRAL...

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This Practice Note considers the powers of the arbitral tribunal in arbitration proceedings commenced pursuant to the Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC)’s...

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