International Commercial Arbitration

Class Information Fall 2013

  • 2 units
  • Class No.: 92608
  • Meets: M
  • Time: 4:10 PM - 5:50 PM
  • Location: BANN 332
  • Exam:
  • Course Description

International Commercial Arbitration

Certificate(s): International Law

Course Description:

Course covers international commercial arbitration. Topics include the basic framework of international arbitration; the substantive aspects of the international arbitration agreement; the arbitral process itself; the recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards under the New York Convention. The course will expose the contexts in which international commercial disputants carry out conflict resolution between them and how international commercial arbitration fits into the emerging and ever changing transnational schemes of private dispute resolution.

Class Notes:

Grade based on final paper. Professional Skills Course. A limited number of papers may qualify for the Supervised Analytical Writing Requirement. The professor does not allow taping of this class.