…April 2023.   UNCITRAL WGIII Institutional Reform In 2020, the Blog ran a series on UNCITRAL’s Working Group III (“WGIII”), and since then, there have been several blog posts on…

2022 was a busy year for the United States Supreme Court’s arbitration docket. The Court spent significant time defining the role of federal courts in arbitration-related litigation: it curbed Section…

…International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) rules? For some, if the consent is not established under the base treaty itself, it would be hardly reasonable to import consent from a treaty between…

…nomenclature, rules, and arbitration prospects Top of mind for many practitioners this year was the role of arbitration in the resolution of technology disputes. UNCITRAL held a Colloquium that explored…

…in Canfor v. U.S., administered under UNCITRAL Rules, allowed the U.S.’s consolidation request of Tembec v. U.S. and Terminal Forest Products v. U.S. into a common proceeding, as all the…

…arbitration under the UNCITRAL Rules administered by the PCA. Notably, the Model Concession Contract under the Public-Private Partnership framework and the Model Mining Services Contract also provide for arbitrations administered…

…parties’ inadequate compensation for losses are outweighed by benefits that include increased flexibility and access to justice.6)The Law Reform Commission of Hong Kong, Report, Outcome Related Fee Structures for Arbitration,…