Commentary

57.8 Uncertainty or ambiguity as to the effect of the award

ARBITRATION AND ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION vol 3(1)
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57.8 Uncertainty or ambiguity as to the effect of the award

| Commentary

57.8 Uncertainty or ambiguity as to the effect of the award1

Before bringing a challenge under this head, a party must first seek to address any such uncertainty or ambiguity through the Arbitration Act 1996 Section 57, which provides that the tribunal may, on its own initiative or on the application of a party, ‘correct an award so as to remove any clerical mistake or error arising from an accidental slip or omission or clarify or remove any ambiguity in the award’2. Minor ambiguities which do not affect the substance of the award or its enforceability

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