New Rules of International Arbitration

The Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has launched a new version of the rules of arbitration, which will become effective from the first of January 2012.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

The new version aims to improve the current and future needs of companies and governments involved in trade.

The Arbitration Rules 2012 remains true to the values and preserves the essential characteristics of ICC arbitration, while adding new provisions to address such topics as contracts and disputes involving multiple parties, updating procedures for
conduct of the case, appointment of an emergency arbitrator for urgent measures, and changes to facilitate the management of disputes
arising from investment treaties and free trade agreements.

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