Handbook of ICC Arbitration: Commentary, Precedents and Materials - 3rd Edition

Handbook of ICC Arbitration: Commentary, Precedents and Materials - 3rd Edition

Thomas H Webster, Michael Buhler


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Date: 09/04/2014

Code: 9780414044630

Sweet & Maxwell, UNITED KINGDOM

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The Handbook of ICC Arbitration provides expert analysis of the whole process of using and adhering to the ICC Arbitration Rules. It examines close up the diverse issues that can occur during an arbitration and hosts essential information related to arbitration on an international level with reference to published and unpublished awards and procedural orders, as well as to many decisions of national courts.

  • A detailed rule-by-rule analysis of the 2012 ICC Rules, prepared based on experience as arbitrators, counsel and as ICC Court members
  • Reviews the first two years’ practice under the 2012 Rules
  • Provides practical guidance with respect to conduct of proceedings with reference to procedure adopted in many recent ICC arbitrations, the IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence in International Arbitration (2010), the IBA Rules on the Conflict of Interest in International Arbitration and the IBA Guidelines on Party Representation in International Arbitration
    Discusses the recent case law in major centres of arbitration, including Dallah in the UK and in France, SNF in France, Yukos Oil, C v D, Sulamérica in the UK, Oxford Health Plans and COMMISA in the USA
  • Discusses the new French Law on Arbitration
  • Reviews basic concepts in ICC arbitration such as:
    - how the ICC Court functions in its Plenary and Court Sessions
    - the law applicable to and scope of the arbitration agreement
    - arbitrability in particular under US law
    - the differing approaches to nonsignatories under various national laws
    - annulment of Awards and enforcement of annulled awards
    - the role of the ICC as an arbitration institution
    - the role and liability of arbitrators
  • Provides examples of documents used in ICC Arbitration
  • Includes a copy of the relevant laws from France, Switzerland, England, the United States as well as the UNCITRAL Model Law and the New York Convention
  • Provides in one volume what is needed to conduct an ICC arbitration wherever it may be held

Table of Contents

Part I – Commentary to ICC Rules of Arbitration:
Chapter 1 – Introductory Provisions
Chapter 2 – Commencing the Arbitration
Chapter 3 – The Arbitral Tribunal
Chapter 4 – The Arbitral Proceedings
Chapter 5 – Awards
Chapter 6 – Costs
Chapter 7 – Miscellaneous

Part II – Models, Precedents and Examples:
A – List of Models, Precedents and Examples
B – Introduction Regarding Models, Precedents and Examples 

Part III – Appendices and Further Materials:
1. ICC Rules of Arbitration with Appendices to the Rules
2. Techniques for Controlling Time and Costs in Arbitration (ICC Commission) (2012)
3. List of Other ICC Dispute Resolution Services (reference to websites only)
4. New York Convention
5. UNCITRAL Model Law
6. Excerpt from the French New Code of Civil Procedure
7. Excerpt from the Swiss Private International Law
8. Excerpt from the US Federal Arbitration Act
9. Excerpt from the English Arbitration Act 1996
10. IBA Rules of Evidence
11. IBA Guidelines on Conflict of Interest
12. IBA Guidelines on Party Representation in International Arbitration
13. ILA Recommendations regarding Lis Pendens and Res Judicat
14. ILA Recommendations on ascertaining the contents of Applicable Law


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