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One selects arbitration as the dispute resolution device in a contract for several reasons: (1) to reduce legal costs, (2) for the convenience of the parties in scheduling and presentation, (3) to keep the proceedings and the result confidential, and (4) to avoid trial of claims which could potentially produce large damage awards when decided by other than “commercial” people or in a particular jurisdiction. Add to that list two very significant reasons for selecting arbitration in an international contract: (1) decision enforcement and (2) a neutral forum. Decision Enforcement. Each country has its own laws and ...
an impact increasingly evolving beyond domestic legal interpretation and enforcement. Public international law has increased in use and importance vastly over the twentieth century, due to the increase in global trade , armed conflict , environmental deterioration on a worldwide scale, awareness of human rights violations, rapid and vast increases in international transportation and a boom in global communications. The field of study combines two main branches: the law of nations ( jus gentium ) and international agreements and conventions ( jus inter gentes ), which have different theoretical foundations and should not be confused.
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(See, e.g., David F. Day and Keith W. Hunter, International Mediation: The .... (See, Marc Galanter, The Vanishing Trial: An Examination of Trials and Related Matters in ... to legal form -- arbitration -- rather than the lawsuit system. ... would have been 71 percent higher ($21 billion instead of $12 billion) and ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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Arbitration was supposed to be the solution for international companies seeking to resolve disputes without expensive and drawn-out court battles. But it is starting to look more like the problem. Once a swift, cost-efficient method of resolving international commercial disputes, the process is now often bogged down in long and costly legal proceedings. “It now takes longer, costs more and has many more steps in the procedures,” says Joseph R. Profaizer, of counsel to Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker in Washington, D.C. “There is now broader discovery, larger damages requests, longer briefing schedules, much ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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The courts have taken a lot of steps to create and maintain a favorable position towards ADR. The advantages of ADR are discussed below. 1) Speed :The biggest advantage of ADR over the current court systems is the fact that , court trials take a lot of time where the ADR process is swift. It takes less time to reach a final decision. In many jurisdictions around the world it could take months , even years before the dispute can even be heard before the judge, let alone a verdict. And one thing is certain in the legal world where time is money. And this is truer nowhere than in the commercial cases, where more time spent in ...