Research and Practice in International Commercial Arbitration: Sources and Strategies by S.I. StrongResearch and Practice in International Commercial Arbitration: Sources and Strategies by S.I. Strong

Research and Practice in International Commercial Arbitration: Sources and Strategies

byS.I. Strong

Paperback | March 20, 2009

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This book provides both experienced and inexperienced practitioners, as well as advanced students, with a guide to the strategies associated with researching international commercial arbitration as well as the sources associated with that field of law. Up until very recently, the field ofinternational commercial arbitration was populated solely by specialists who knew the sources and strategies for researching relevant authorities. However, as the practice and business of law has become more international and more diversified, generalists have begun to enter the field while thenumber of specialized sources associated with international commercial arbitration has grown exponentially. The book combines instructional text with a bibliography of sources to teach readers where to find relevant material. The instructional chapters discuss the most important methods by whichone conducts research in international arbitration, while the bibliography provides guidance on where to find that material. Furthermore, the book will offer tips on how to present a case to an international tribunal, which is quite different than presenting a case to a national court.In effect, the book walks the reader through the steps associated with researching and presenting issues in international commercial arbitration. For example, the book covers:DT Where to find reported international arbitral awards (as opposed to judicial decisions)DT Where to find specialist treatises and journal articles on international arbitrationDT How to use the various sources and evaluate the weight of competing authorityDT How to present one's findings to an international arbitral panelDT How to consider the special issues that relate to international arbitrationAdditionally, the book takes advantage of empirical research into the conduct of arbitration, giving an insider's view of the process.
S.I. Strong is Associate Professor of Law at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law and a Senior Fellow at the Center for the Study of Dispute Resolution, having previously taught at the University of Cambridge and the University of Oxford. In addition to working as a legal academic, Dr. Strong has extensive experience as ...
Title:Research and Practice in International Commercial Arbitration: Sources and StrategiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:112 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.03 inPublished:March 20, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199238308

ISBN - 13:9780199238309

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction2. Sources of International Arbitration Law3. Researching Common Areas of Dispute4. How to use your Research5. Bibliography of Sources