637 - International Commercial Arbitration (1-3)

Arbitration has become the preferred means for international parties to resolve civil disputes. The course will consider the nature of international arbitration, including its advantages and disadvantages as a form of dispute resolution in the international commercial context. Other topics to be discussed include jurisdictional issues relevant to international arbitration; the arbitration process, including the conduct of arbitral proceedings and the relationship between arbitral proceedings and national court systems; and the recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards.