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Arbitration of International Business Disputes - Studies in Law and Practice, 2nd Edition by Park, William W. (20th September 2012)

Part II Legal Framework: Courts, Statutes and Treaties, D The Architecture of Arbitration, 1 The Interaction of Courts and Arbitrators in England

From: Arbitration of International Business Disputes: Studies in Law and Practice (2nd Edition)

William W. Park

From: Oxford Legal Research Library (http://olrl.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved.date: 19 November 2019

Replacing several centuries of piecemeal legislation and random judicial decisions, the English Arbitration Act 1996 1 (hereinafter the Act) provides the first truly systematic and comprehensive legal framework for arbitration of commercial disputes in England. 2 The legislation caps almost two decades of flirting with (and skirmishing around) arbitration law reform, 3 beginning with the abolition, in 1979, of the procedure by which awards had been subject to systematic review on their legal merits. 4 Some had felt that these statutory changes did not go far...
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