The Arbitrator's Prudence in Lex Mercatoria: Amiable Composition and Ex Aequo Et Bono in Decision Making
Mealey's International Arbitration Report, Vol. 18, No. 12, December 2003
12 Pages Posted: 14 Jan 2012
Date Written: December 10, 2003
The purpose of this short paper is to highlight the role of the arbitrator acting as amiable composituer and that in his application of ex aequo et bono. Besides, the focus will also be made on the issue of how an arbitrator in those contexts can promote the development of the lex mercatoria.
Keywords: Lex Mercatoria, Amiable Composition, Ex Aequo et Bono, Arbitration, Arbitrators, Arbitral Jurisprudence
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