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A Commentary on the LCIA Arbitration Rules 2nd ed

A Commentary on the LCIA Arbitration Rules 2nd ed
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A Commentary on the LCIA Arbitration Rules, 2nd edition expands on the First Edition, which was the first full length book on the 2014 LCIA Rules. The second edition provides a thorough assessment of the current Rules and their operation in practice, as well as their legal and historical context. It also provides advice on areas for consideration when choosing the LCIA Rules or conducting an arbitration under them, and highlights the differences and innovations in the Rules and their implications. The commentary extends to the Annex, containing Guidelines for legal representatives, the Schedule of Costs, and to the LCIA’s Guidance Notes. The book also provides practitioners with a substantial set of invaluable reference materials for use in conjunction with the Rules – new reference materials to this edition including the LCIA Guidance Notes and the DIFC-LCIA Rules 2016.
Key features:
  • Provides expert analysis and practical advice to those considering or engaged in arbitration under the LCIA Rules, making it a valuable reference both for specialists and those new to arbitration
  • Explains features of administered arbitration under the LCIA Rules and draws comparisons with ad hoc, trade association and other institutional arbitration proceedings, such as those under the ICC and SIAC Arbitration Rules
  • Goes through every aspect of the proceedings so you have expert guidance throughout
  • Explains the LCIA’s procedures for the selection and appointment of Arbitral Tribunals and Emergency Arbitrators
  • Covers issues that need to be considered when nominating candidates for an Arbitral Tribunal
  • Discusses the challenge, removal or replacement of arbitrators and summarises and discusses published challenge decisions of the LCIA Court
  • Discusses the changes made to the LCIA Rules over time, thereby putting the current Rules in their proper context
  • Includes a substantial and invaluable set of reference materials for use with the Rules – new to this edition being the LCIA Guidance Notes and the DIFC-LCIA Rules 2016
Table of Contents: 
Article 1 – Request for Arbitration
Article 2 – Response
Article 3 – LCIA Court and Registrar
Article 4 – Written Communications and Periods of Time
Article 5 – Formation of Arbitral Tribunal
Article 6 – Nationality of Arbitrators
Article 7 –
Party and Other Nominations
Article 8 – Three or More Parties
Articles 9A, 9B and 9C
Article 9A - Expedited Formation of Arbitral Tribunal
Article 9B - Emergency Arbitrator
Article 9C - Expedited Appointment of Replacement Arbitrator
Article 10 – Revocation and Challenges
Article 11 – Nomination and Replacement
Article 12 – Majority Power to Continue Deliberations
Article 13 – Communications Between Parties and Arbitral Tribunal
Article 14 – Conduct of Proceedings
Article 15 – Written Statements
Article 16 – Seat(s) of Arbitration and Place(s) of Hearing
Article 17 – Language(s) of Arbitration
Article 18 – Legal Representatives
Article 19 – Oral Hearings
Article 20 – Witness(es)
Article 21 – Expert(s) to Arbitral Tribunal
Article 22 – Additional Powers
Article 23 – Jurisdiction and Authority
Article 24 – Deposits
Article 25 – Interim and Conservatory Measures
Article 26 – Award(s)
Article 27 – Correction of Award(s) and Additional Award(s)
Article 28 – Arbitration Costs and Legal Costs
Article 29 – Determinations and Decisions by LCIA Court
Article 30 – Confidentiality
Article 31 – Limitation of Liability
Article 32 – General Rules
Annex to the LCIA Rules General Guidelines for the Parties’ Legal Representatives (Articles 18.5 and 18.6 of the LCIA Rules)
Schedule of Arbitration Costs (LCIA)
Future disputes
Existing disputes
The DIFC-LCIA and its Rules