It is not uncommon to encounter international arbitration cases in which one party, usually the respondent, refuses to pay the advance on costs set by the institution. This may occur…

…tribunals to consider the costs of obtaining TPF in granting the costs of the arbitration. It is widely accepted that arbitral tribunals have broad discretion to award costs (including both…

…some essential tasks that can be undertaken by key players in international arbitration to protect privacy and data security and ensure a successful arbitration.   Cyber Security Scandals In 2015,…

…the parties third party funders refuse to fund. Other concerns raised by the panel were the allocation of costs (party-party or “loser pays”) and security of costs. Considering third party…

…meetings. These include issues associated with the duration and cost of investor-State arbitration proceedings, and related issues such as security for costs; issues of predictability and consistency between arbitral decisions;…

…(thereby reducing costs) and/or provide a capacity to seek security for costs. For example, Working Group III in its 39th session aimed to address frivolous claims and reduce the possibility…