Alan Scott Rau

University of Texas at Austin - School of Law

Burg Family Professor of Law

727 East Dean Keeton Street

Austin, TX 78705

United States

University of Texas at Austin - Kay Bailey Hutchison Center for Energy, Law & Business

Affiliated Faculty

727 East Dean Keeton Street

Austin, TX 78705

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Arbitrator and Mandatory Rules of Law

American Review of International Arbitration, Spring 2008
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 28 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2010
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 1,170 (19,336)

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arbitration, dispute resolution, mandatory rules

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Arbitral Jurisdiction and the Dimensions of 'Consent'

U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 103, Arbitration International, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 86 Posted: 22 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2010
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 1,037 (23,091)

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arbitration, FAA, federal common law, dispute resolution, multiple parties, litigation

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The Culture of American Arbitration and the Lessons of Adr

Texas International Law Journal, 2005
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 13 May 2005
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 701 (40,001)

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Arbitration, ADR

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Evidence and Discovery in American Arbitration: The Problem of 'Third Parties'

American Review of International Arbitration, Fall 2009, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 153, Energy Center Research Paper No. 05-10
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 May 2009 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2014
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 598 (49,447)

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arbitration, international arbitration, FAA, evidence, discovery, non-signatories, non-parties

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Separability in the United States Supreme Court

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 102, Stockholm International Arbitration Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 Jun 2006
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 477 (65,717)

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arbitration, dispute resolution, separability, arbitrators and courts

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Understanding (and Misunderstanding) 'Primary Jurisdiction'

American Review of International Arbitration, Forthcoming, Energy Center Research Paper No. 06-10
Number of pages: 119 Posted: 04 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2013
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 470 (66,895)
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Arbitration, International Arbitration, Jurisdiction, Injunctions, Choice of Law, International Law, Primary Jurisdiction, Collateral Attack

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Arbitral Power and the Limits of Contract: The New Trilogy

American Review of International Arbitration, Forthcoming , Energy Center Research Paper No. 11-11
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 08 Oct 2011
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 436 (73,317)

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Arbitration, Contracts, Adhesion, Class Actions, Unconscionability, Consumer

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Arbitrators Without Powers? Disqualifying Counsel in Arbitral Proceedings

Arbitration International, 2014, Forthcoming, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 555, Energy Center Research Paper No. 2014-01
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2014
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 434 (73,715)

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arbitration; international arbitration; attorney-client relationship; conflict of interest; professional responsibility; disqualification of counsel; transnational rules

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Arbitrating 'Arbitrability'

World Arbitration and Mediation Review, 2013, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 403, Energy Center Research Paper No. 2013-06
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 31 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 10 Dec 2013
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 411 (78,677)

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arbitration, arbitrability, ADR, dispute resolution, jurisdiction, consent, international arbitration

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Fear of Freedom

American Review of International Arbitration, Spring 2008, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 139
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 May 2008 Last Revised: 01 Jun 2010
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 306 (109,842)

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arbitration, Federal Arbitration Act, international arbitration, judicial review, statutory interpretation, ADR

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'Gap Filling' by Arbitrators

International Council for Commercial Arbitration, Congress Series, 2014, Forthcoming, Energy Center Research Paper No. 2014-03, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. e556
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 11 May 2014 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2014
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 255 (133,121)

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Arbitration, Contracts, Gap-Filling, Stolt-Nielsen, Oxford Health, class arbitration, meeting of the minds, adjudication

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The Errors of Comity: Forum Non Conveniens Returns to the Second Circuit

American Review of International Arbitration, August 2012 (Forthcoming), Energy Center Research Paper No. 12-04, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 229, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 217
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Apr 2012
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 183 (182,197)

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arbitration, forum non conveniens, comity, public policy, Panama Convention, New York Convention, awards

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Crossing the Threshold: Arbitral Jurisdiction after BG Group

Melanges en l'honneur de Pierre Mayer (2015 Forthcoming), Energy Center Research Paper No. 2014-04
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Sep 2014
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 154 (211,308)

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arbitration, international arbitration, jurisdiction, admissibility, BIT, investment, preconditions

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Arbitrators and the Interpretation of Contacts

American Review of International Arbitration, 2019 (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 26 Nov 2018
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 146 (221,961)

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arbitration, international arbitration, contracts, interpretation, lex mercatoria, UNIDROIT, gap filling

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Punitive, Exemplary, 'Vindictive,' 'or Edifying Damages of Whatever Nature'

Liber Amicorum William Laurence Craig, 2016, Forthcoming, KBH Energy Center Research Paper No. 2015-11
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 23 Jul 2015
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 128 (244,959)

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arbitration, international arbitration, punitive damages, compensation, public policy, mandatory law

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Federal Common Law and Arbitral Power

University of Nevada Las Vegas Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 128 (244,959)

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arbitration, FAA, federal common law, dispute resolution

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BG Group and 'Conditions' to Arbitral Jurisdiction

Pepperdine Law Review, Forthcoming, KBH Energy Center Research Paper No. 2016-4, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 647
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 29 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2016
Alan Scott Rau and Andrea Bjorklund
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and McGill University - Faculty of Law
Downloads 108 (277,208)

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arbitration caselaw, investment arbitration, Bilateral Investment Treaty, BG Group v. Argentina, American law of commercial arbitration, Conventions between states, treaty interpretation

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The Agreement to Arbitrate and the 'Applicable Law'

U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 644
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 20 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2017
Alan Scott Rau
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law
Downloads 107 (278,971)

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arbitration, international arbitration, New York Convention, choice-of-law, private international law, applicable law, Sulamerica, Federal Common Law, regle materielle, formal validity, Rome I

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Gateway-Schmateway: An Exchange between George Bermann and Alan Rau

Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 43, No. 5, Article 2, p. 469, 2016, KBH Energy Center Research Paper No. 2016-5, U of Texas Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 648
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 19 May 2016
Alan Scott Rau and George Bermann
University of Texas at Austin - School of Law and Columbia University - Law School
Downloads 81 (333,494)

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national courts, international arbitration, ALI drafting and consultative process, gateway matters, competence-competence, arbitrality of scope issues, concept of delegation, limitation in a contract, ALI Restatement