Volume 36, Issue 4, December 2020
ISSN: 0957-0411, EISSN: 1875-8398
The Official Journal of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA)
General Editor: Professor Wiliam W. Park
Deputy General Editors: Hege Elisabeth Kjos, Ruth Teitelbaum and Thomas W. Walsh
Editors: Jawad Ahmad, Klaus Peter Berger, Nigel Blackaby, Paul Friedland, Richard Kreindler, Dr, Barbara Lauriat, Loukas Mistelis, Salim Moollan, Karyl Nairn, Maria Slobodchikova and Nicholas Ulmer
Special Issues Editor: V. V. Veeder
Launched in 1985, Arbitration International provides quarterly coverage for national and international developments in the world of arbitration. The journal aims to maintain balance between academic debate and practical contributions to the field, providing both topical material on current developments and analytic scholarship of permanent interest. Arbitrators, counsel, judges, scholars and government officials will find the journal enhances their understanding of a broad range of topics in commercial and investment arbitration. Features include (i) articles covering all major arbitration rules and national jurisdictions written by respected international practitioners and scholars, (ii) cutting edge (case) notes covering recent developments and ongoing debates in the field, (iii) book reviews of the latest publications in the world of arbitration, (iv) Letters to the Editor and (v) agora grouping articles related to a common theme.
Arbitration International maintains a balance between controversial subjects for debate and topics geared toward practical use by arbitrators, lawyers, academics, judges, corporate advisors and government officials.
The grapes of dispute resolution: arbitration and wine
Michel Menjucq, Laurent Gouiffès
Hybrid (institutional) arbitration clauses: party autonomy gone wild
Carlos Molina Esteban
Don’t rage against the machine: why AI may be the cure for the ‘moral hazard’ of party appointments
Mel Andrew Schwing
Irreconcilable perspectives like in an Escher’s drawing? Extension of an arbitration agreement to a non-signatory state and attribution of state entities’ conduct: privity of contract in Swiss and investment arbitral tribunals’ case law
Martina Magnarelli, Andreas R Ziegler
Resurrecting the debate on ‘due process paranoia’ in Centrotrade: Paranoia or Judiciousness?
Soumyajit Saha, Smriti Shukla
To boycott proceedings or not? Recourse against arbitral awards on jurisdictional grounds by different categories of respondents under the Model Law
Darius Chan, Claire Neoh
The Silent Spring of Human Rights in Investment Arbitration: Jurisprudence Constante through Case-Law Trajectory
Riddhi Dhananjay Joshi, Shashikala Gurpur
The extension of arbitration agreements to third parties through the lens of Egyptian courts
Exploring the prospects of host-state counterclaims in corruption disputes
Chitransh Vijayvergia, Pavan Belmannu
Portigon v Spain: new frontiers for financial institutions in investor–state arbitration?