534. Resignation or death of arbitrator.

The parties1 are free to agree with an arbitrator2 as to the consequences of his resignation as regards his entitlement, if any, to fees or expenses and any liability thereby incurred by him3. If or to the extent that there is no such agreement4, then an arbitrator who resigns his appointment may (upon notice5 to the parties) apply to the court6 to grant him relief from any liability thereby incurred by him7, and to make such order as it thinks fit with respect to his entitlement, if any, to fees or expenses or the repayment of any fees or