Applying the Rules Governing the Merits in International Commercial Arbitration: What Role for Inherent Powers?
19 Pages Posted: 3 Jan 2018
Date Written: December 28, 2017
This article is the latest in a series of publications by the author on the rules governing the merits in international commercial arbitration. It deals with the sources and the limits of the powers of arbitrators to identify and apply the rules governing the merits and explores the relations between party autonomy, national law and the duties of arbitrators.
Keywords: International Commercial Arbitration; Rules Governing the Merits; Arbitrators; Powers of Arbitrators; Inherent Powers; Mandatory Rules
JEL Classification: K4; K41
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