A comprehensive, far-reaching and in-depth analysis of international dispute resolution. Anyone engaged in the resolution of any disputes throughout the Commonwealth, indeed the world, must have this manual at the side of their desk.
The Rt Hon Sir Philip Otton, former Lord Justice of Appeal, England and Wales
International dispute resolution, in one or another form, is the practical concern of innumerable businessmen, public servants, lawyers, and leaders. The Manual will be useful tool.
Sandra Day O'Connor, former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Represents the latest thinking in the area of international dispute settlement as it affects a number of area of emerging interest.
William K Slate II, President/CEO, American Arbitration Association
A practical guide to international dispute resolution and settlement, especially in the fields of trade and commerce, investment, and intellectual property. Essential reading for international lawyers, business people and government servants.
The author, an English barrister with particular expertise in the field of international arbitration, introduces each topic, illustrating it by decisions of the national and International Courts and tribunal. H also suggests sources for more detailed study in each topic area.
The book will be of interest to readers worldwide who need to understand international dispute resolution processes and institutions.
Anthony Connerty is an English barrister. He has appeared in most English courts. His areas of practice include multi-million U.S. dollar international commercial disputes, both as Counsel and Arbitrator. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and a panel member of various international arbitration bodies including the American Arbitration Association's international panel and the World Intellectual Property Organization arbitration panel.
Foreword Preface Author's Note Acronyms and Abbreviations Part I: Overview of Dispute Avoidance and Dispute Resolution 1. Introduction 2. Dispute Avoidance 3. Dispute Resolution 4. International Conventions Dealing with Dispute Resolution Part II: Supranational Dispute Resolution 5. Introduction 6. International Law and the Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties 7. Territorial Disputes 8. Maritime Delimitation Disputes and 1982 Law of the Sea Convention 9. Investor-State Disputes and Investment Treaty Arbitration Part III: Supranational Dispute Resolution Bodies 10. Introduction 11. The International Court of Justice 12. The Permanent Court of Arbitration 13. The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea and Dispute Settlement under UNCLOS III 14. The International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes Part IV: International Commercial Dispute Resolution 15. Introduction 16. Litigation 17. International Commercial Arbitration 18. International Commercial Arbitral Institutions and Other International Bodies 19. Alternative Dispute Resolution 20. Expert Determination Part V: The Electronic Era 21. Introduction 22. The Emergence of Online Dispute Resolution 23. The ICC DOCDEX System 24. The WIPO Domain Name Dispute Resolution System 25. The Future of Online Dispute Resolution Part VI: Epilogue 26 Summary - and a Look into the Future List of Cases and Arbitral Awards List of Websites Index About the Author