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

See all articles by A. F. M. Maniruzzaman

A. F. M. Maniruzzaman

University of Portsmouth - School of Law; Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee; Faculty of International Law, China University of Political Science and Law

Date Written: December 10, 2003

Abstract

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

Suggested Citation

Maniruzzaman, A. F. M., The Arbitrator's Prudence in Lex Mercatoria: Amiable Composition and Ex Aequo Et Bono in Decision Making (December 10, 2003). Mealey's International Arbitration Report, Vol. 18, No. 12, December 2003 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1342336

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