Choosing the right institution and arbitral rules for your commercial relationship has never been more important, or more challenging in light of the wide range of options. In this guide, we compare key features of the rules of seven of the best-known institutions around the globe as well as rules typically used in ad hoc arbitrations.
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The guide covers the following rules:

  • CIETAC Arbitration Rules
  • DIAC Arbitration Rules
  • HKIAC Administered Arbitration Rules
  • ICC Arbitration Rules
  • ICDR Rules
  • LCIA Arbitration Rules
  • SIAC Rules
  • UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules

We focus on the areas that matter most to you, from the rules suitable for your complex, high-value arbitrations, to those relevant to your low-value, expedited disputes. We also address the approach in the rules to environmentally-friendly processes, including electronic data and virtual hearings.

We look forward to discussing any questions you may have and advising you on effective arbitration provisions. Please feel free to contact any of the contributors listed below, or your usual Reed Smith international arbitration contact.

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