General Questions

  1. What is arbitration?
  2. How is arbitration different from litigation?
  3. What are the main advantages of arbitration?
  4. What is the difference between an “ad hoc” arbitration and an institutional arbitration?
  5. Are arbitration awards subject to appeal?
  6. What effect does an arbitration agreement have?
  7. What happens when a party attempts to litigate a dispute which is covered under an arbitration agreement?
  8. Do the rules of evidence apply in arbitration proceedings?
  9. What happens if the contract containing the arbitration clause is found to be invalid?
  10. What is the significance of the seat of the arbitration?
  11. Is arbitration quicker than litigation?
  12. How much does an arbitration cost?
  13. What is UNCITRAL Model Law?
  14. What are the UNCITRAL arbitration rules?
  15. What is the N.Y. Convention?
  16. What are the INCOTERMS?
  17. How are the arbitrators appointed?
  18. Why arbitrate in Canada?
  19. What is the role of Arbitration Place?
  20. Does Arbitration Place publish Awards?
  21. What is the LCIA’s connection with Arbitration Place?
  22. What is ICC’s connection with Arbitration Place?
  23. What is ICC Canada’s connection with Arbitration Place?

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