Arbitration Rules: United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
Lee M Caplan
- Arbitrators — Awards — Conduct of proceedings — Confidentiality — Ethical standards — Evidence — Costs and expenses — UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules — UNCITRAL Model Law
Published under the direction of Hélène Ruiz Fabri, with the support of the Department of International Law and Dispute Resolution, under the auspices of the Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for Procedural Law.
1 The UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules, originally adopted in 1976 and subsequently revised in 2010 and amended in 2013, were developed by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) (the ‘Commission’). They stand as one of the three major pillars of procedure created by the United Nations (‘UN’), designed to ensure an effective and reliable system of private international arbitration. The first pillar is the 1958 Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (‘New York Convention’; Recognition and Enforcement of...