1 Introduction: Setting the Framework of the Discussion
Stavros L. Brekoulakis
- Arbitral agreements — Awards — Third party participation — International courts and tribunals, jurisdiction
1.01 This book discusses legal issues associated with third parties in international commercial arbitration. Two different aspects of this theme are examined in particular: first, the role of third parties in arbitration agreements and proceedings; second, the role of third parties in arbitral awards. 1.02 In spite of the extensive case law and scholarly discourse 1 surrounding these subjects, both remain largely undetermined. The question of the interaction between international arbitration and third parties has become one of the most pervasive problems in...