A Practical Guide to International Commercial Arbitration: Planning, Assessment & Strategy 2nd

A Practical Guide to International Commercial Arbitration: Planning, Assessment & Strategy 2nd

By Steven Finizio, Duncan Speller

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$327.00* RRP

Forthcoming Release, 31/10/2018

Code: 9780414028784

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM

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Description

(Earlier draft)

A Practical Guide to International Commercial Arbitration provides essential hands-on guide to give you practical, up-to-date and easily accessible advice and knowledge in this area.

Bringing you a step-by-step guide to the arbitration process, it sets out to advise on building a strategy to ensure every stage of the arbitral process meets the commercial objectives and maximises its prospects of success.

The new 2nd edition:

  • is fully up-to-date to include recent rule changes from all the major arbitration bodies
  • deals with both the contractual arrangements necessary to provide for arbitration in the event of a dispute, and the process of the arbitration itself
  • gives expert advice on the planning and conduct of each stage of the arbitral process from drafting an agreement to arbitrate to enforcing an award
  • includes case study scenarios, comparative tables of selected rules and laws and an extensive glossary

This new, updated edition is an essential, hands-on guide for those who require practical and easily accessible advice on international commercial arbitration. Dealing with both the contractual arrangements necessary to provide for arbitration in the event of a dispute, and the process of the arbitration itself, it goes step by step through the arbitration process, from commencement to enforcing the award.

  • Advises on how to assess if arbitration is the commercially advantageous route to take
  • Helps clarify which arbitral procedure may be best suited to a particular dispute
  • Gives practical advice on each stage of the arbitration - from drafting an agreement to arbitrate to enforcing an award
  • Looks at the strategies to ensure each stage of the arbitral process meets a party's commercial objectives and maximises its prospects of success
  • Includes flow charts, case study, checklists, model clauses and comparative tables
  • Fully up to date to include recent rule changes from all the major arbitration bodies, including the 2012 ICC Rules of Arbitration; the 2012 Swiss Arbitration Rules; the 2012 CIETAC Arbitration Rules; and the 2012 KLRCA Rules
  • Incorporates recent changes to national and arbitral laws, including the French New Code of Civil Procedure; the Singapore International Arbitration Act; and the forthcoming changes to Swiss Arbitration Law
  • Covers major recent decisions in growing commercial regions, including India and Brazil
  • Examines developing trends in commercial arbitration, such as third party funding

Table of Contents

  1. What is international arbitration and why choose it?
  2. Drafting an agreement to arbitrate
  3. Commencing an arbitration
  4. The tribunal
  5. Strategic steps in commencing an arbitration
  6. Jurisdiction
  7. Powers and duties of arbitrators
  8. Stages of the arbitration
  9. Strategy in conduct of the arbitration
  10. The award
  11. Enforcing an arbitral award
  12. Challenging an arbitral award
  13. Specific types of international arbitration

Appendices:

Appendix 1: Websites related to international arbitratioN
Appendix 2: Steps involved in drafting an agreement to arbitrate
Appendix 3: Case study illustrating the process of arbitration
Appendix 4: The timescale for an arbitration
Appendix 5: Same request for arbitration
Appendix 6: Sample answer to request for arbitration
Appendix 7: Comparative table of selected arbitration rules
Appendix 8: Comparative table of laws of selected arbitral seats

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