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Given the increased conversation currently about racial diversity in the workforce, ARIA is happy to announce that two articles by Benjamin G. Davis, previously published in ARIA, will be available to download for free until the end of December. These articles address serious issues in the diversity of the international […]

Articles About Racial Diversity in International Arbitration









Author: Parth Tyagi* Jurisdiction: International Topics: Experts Powers of Arbitrators Authority of the Arbitral Tribunal Arbitrators and Arbitral Tribunals I. INTRODUCTION Party-appointed experts play an essential part in the arbitral proceedings, by providing their valuable expertise to the tribunal about topics beyond the tribunal’s specialization. However, in practical terms, their […]

Crystalizing Jurisprudence: Assessing An Arbitral Tribunal’s Competence To Exclude A ...




Author: Satyajit Bose* Jurisdiction: International Topics: ICSID Investment Disputes Enforcement of Arbitral Awards Arbitral Awards In response to the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (“Covid-19”), States across the world have enacted a series of extra-ordinary measures. These range from social distancing guidelines and economic shutdowns to more controversial measures, such […]

Police Powers as a Defence to COVID-19 Liability: Does it ...




Authors: Smriti Shukla* and Yash Raj** Jurisdiction: International Topics: Arbitral Process Confidentiality Delivery and Receipt of Communications Electronic Documents International Character of Dispute National Legislation Online Arbitration Responsibility of Parties INTRODUCTION With the onset of COVID-19, the world has gone virtual, and thus so have arbitral proceedings. Indeed, this new opportunity […]

International Arbitration: A Miscellany of Data Protection Regimes and its ...


Author: Kishan Gupta Jurisdiction: International Topics: International Institutions and Rules Powers of Arbitrators Practice and Procedure Time Limits INTRODUCTION In recent times, those involved in international commerce have been greatly dissatisfied with the lengthy delays involved in obtaining an arbitral award. Complaints about the overly-sophisticated procedures suffocated by a plenitude […]

The Perceived Tension Between Party Autonomy and Expedited Procedure Under ...


Author: Noah Sosnick Jurisdiction: International Topics: ICSID International Institutions and Rules ADR Investment Disputes Practice and Procedure Third Parties in Arbitral Proceedings On March 15, the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) released its most recently updated proposals for amendment of the ICSID Rules.[1] According to ICSID, the […]

ICSID Rules Amendments: Two Major Proposed Reforms and Reactions from ...