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ICCA International Handbook on Commercial Arbitration Compare Jurisdictions

Select at least 2 jurisdictions and at least 1 topic

1. Select Jurisdiction(s)
  • Argentina

  • Australia

  • Austria

  • Bangladesh

  • Belgium

  • Bermuda

  • Brazil

  • Bulgaria

  • Canada

  • Chile

  • China

  • Colombia

  • Costa Rica

  • Croatia

  • Czech Republic

2. Select Topic(s)
  • CHAPTER I: INTRODUCTION
    • 1. Law on Arbitration
    • 2. Practice on Arbitration
    • 3. Bibliography
  • CHAPTER II: ARBITRATION AGREEMENT
    • 1. Form and Contents of the Agreement
    • 2. Parties to the Agreement
    • 3. Domain of Arbitration
    • 4. Separability of Arbitration Clause
    • 5. Effect of the Agreement
  • CHAPTER III ARBITRATORS
    • 1. Qualifications
    • 2. Appointment of Arbitrators
    • 3. Number of Arbitrators
    • 4. Challenge to Arbitrators
    • 5. Termination of the Arbitrator's Mandate
    • 6. Liability of Arbitrators
  • CHAPTER IV: ARBITRAL PROCEDURE
    • 1. Place of Arbitration
    • 2. Arbitral Proceedings in General
    • 3. Evidence
      • i. General
      • ii. Witnesses (Fact Witnesses and Party-appointed Expert Witnesses)
      • iii. Documentary Evidence
    • 4. Tribunal-Appointed Experts
    • 5. Interim Measures of Protection
    • 6. Representation and Legal Assistance
    • 7. Default
    • 8. Confidentiality of the Award and Proceedings
      • i. Confidentiality of the Arbitral Award and Proceedings
      • ii. Confidentiality of Arbitration-related Court Proceedings
  • CHAPTER V: ARBITRAL AWARD
    • 1. Types of Award
    • 2. Making of the Award
    • 3. Form of the Award
    • 4. Jurisdiction
    • 5. Applicable Law
      • i. Domestic Arbitration
      • ii. International Commercial Arbitration
    • 6. Settlement
    • 7A. Correction and Interpretation of the Award
    • 7B. Additional Award
    • 8. Fees and Costs
      • i. Costs in General
      • ii. Deposit
      • iii. Fees of Arbitrators
      • iv. Costs of Legal Assistance to Parties
      • v. Award on Costs
    • 9. Notification of the Award and Registration
    • 10. Enforcement of Domestic and International Awards Rendered In [Country of Report]
      • i. Leave for Enforcement
      • ii. Enforcement
    • 11. Publication of the Award
  • CHAPTER VI: ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN ARBITRAL AWARDS
    • 1. Enforcement under Conventions and Treaties
    • 2. Enforcement Where No Convention or Treaty Applies
    • 3. Rules of Public Policy
  • CHAPTER VII: MEANS OF RECOURSE
    • 1. Appeal on the Merits from an Arbitral Award
      • i. Appeal to a Second Arbitral Instance
      • ii. Appeal to a Court
    • 2. Setting Aside of the Arbitral Award (Action for Annulment, Vacation of the Award)
      • i. Grounds for Setting Aside
      • ii. Procedure
      • iii. Waivers
      • iv. Effect of an Award that Has Been Set Aside
    • 3. Other Means of Recourse
  • CHAPTER VIII: CONCILIATION / MEDIATION
    • 1. General
    • 2. Legal Provisions
  • CHAPTER IX: INVESTMENT TREATY ARBITRATION