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261.22 sec. 001 - International Commercial Arbitration Seminar (Spring 2021)

Instructor: Jan H. Dalhuisen  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 1
Grading Designation: Credit Only
Mode of Instruction: Remote Instruction


F 08:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Internet/Online
From January 29, 2021
To February 05, 2021

Sa 08:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Internet/Online
From January 30, 2021
To February 06, 2021

Course Start: January 29, 2021
Course End: February 06, 2021
Class Number (1Ls): 32214
Class Number: 32214

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 8
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 30
As of: 05/08 05:45 AM

This is a one-unit introduction into international commercial arbitration. The course will deal with the differences with ordinary litigation, the powers of arbitrators as compared to ordinary judges, the conduct of the proceedings, the applicable procedural and substantive law, the meaning of the arbitration's international character, the handling of public policy issues and third party interests, the criticisms, and the status of, challenges to and international recognition of the award.

The course meets 2 Fridays and 2 Saturdays:
Friday, January 29th & February 5th 8:45AM-12PM (w/ 15 min break)
Saturday, January 30th & February 6th 8:45AM-12PM (w/ 15 min break)

Real-time attendance at the first class is mandatory for all currently enrolled and waitlisted students; any currently enrolled or waitlisted students who are not present on the first day of class (without prior permission of the instructor) will be dropped. The instructor will continue to take attendance throughout the add/drop period and anyone who moves off the waitlist into the class must continue to attend or have prior permission of the instructor in order not to be dropped.

Exam Notes: (P) Final paper  
Course Category: International and Comparative Law
This course is listed in the following sub-categories:
Litigation and Procedure

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Required Books are in blue

  • Dalhuisen on Transnational Comparative, Commercial, Financial and Trade Law
    Edition: 7th Edition, Volume 1 2019
    ISBN: 9781509925421
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note:
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $135.00
    Price Source: user provided

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