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The Arbitration Review of the Americas 2021

Across 18 chapters, and spanning 120 pages, this edition provides an invaluable retrospective from 39 leading figures.Together, our contributors capture and interpret the most substantial recent international arbitration events of the year just gone, supported by footnotes and relevant statistics. Other articles provide valuable background so that you can get up to speed quickly on the essentials of a particular country as a seat.This edition covers Argentina, Bolivia, Canada, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Peru and the United States; has overviews on nascent Brazilian jurisprudence on arbitration and corruption (in the wake of Operation Carwash) and on the coronavirus and investment arbitration, among other things; and an update on how Mexico’s federal courts are addressing the problem of personal injunctions against arbitrators that have brought Mexico grinding to a halt as a seat.

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The Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review 2021

Across 17 chapters and 112 pages, The Asia-Pacific Arbitration Review 2021 offers an invaluable retrospective. Together, our contributors capture and interpret the most substantial recent international arbitration events of the year just gone, with footnotes and relevant statistics. Other articles provide valuable background so that you can get up to speed quickly on the essentials of a particular country as a seat. This edition covers Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam. It also has overviews of construction and infrastructure disputes in the region (and how to avoid them), investment treaty arbitration (particularly its relevance to the Belt and Road Initiative), the impact of covid-19 on the art of damages calculation, and third-party funding. Among the nuggets it contains: the common mistakes that contractors make when allocating risk in contracts and how to avoid them; a groundbreaking year for international arbitrations in Korea; the vogue among Asian states for including appeal mechanisms in their ISDS; how China’s government has managed to open up the mainland market to institutions such as the ICC, without having to amend the national arbitration law; the end of natural-justice based challenges to awards in Singapore; and a handy table showing the position of third-party funding in eight Asian states.

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The Middle Eastern and African Arbitration Review 2020

The Middle Eastern and African Arbitration Review 2020 recaps the recent past and provides insight on what these developments may mean, from the pen of pre-eminent practitioners who work regularly in the region.Across 15 chapters, and 97 pages, and written by 34 authors, this edition covers Angola, Egypt, Lebanon, Mozambique, Nigeria, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and the UAE, and has overviews on energy arbitration, mining arbitration, the likely outcome of the investment talks within the AfCFTA project, and developments within OHADA.Among the nuggets to be found: an analysis of the likely landing point on FET within AfCFTA; a breakdown of the various ways in which ‘localisation’ is coming to energy arbitration in the region; anecdotal evidence that Chinese mining investors are turning to BITs; news of the first successful enforcement of a foreign arbitral award through the ADGM courts; and Nigeria’s courts recently dealt with an attempted challenge to a well-known Swiss arbitrator.

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The European Arbitration Review 2020

Across 15 chapters, and 88 pages, the European Arbitration Review 2020 provides an invaluable retrospective from 31 authors. Together, our contributors capture and interpret the most substantial recent international arbitration events of the year just gone, supported by footnotes and relevant statistics. Other articles provide a backgrounder – to get you up to speed, quickly, on the essentials of a particular seat.

This edition covers Austria, England and Wales, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, and Ukraine. Among the nuggets it contains:

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