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Virtual Module 1 Law Practice and Procedure of Domestic Arbitration 2022

Venue:
Virtual

Date & Time:
15 September 2022

Bookable until:
31 August 2022

Number of spaces:
96

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Price

£1,080.00 GBP

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The course provides candidates with a detailed knowledge of the law underpinning arbitration and the procedural elements of a Domestic (ie. non-international) Arbitration, to enable them to understand and participate in such proceedings.

The course focuses on legal principles, process, practice and procedure in Domestic Arbitration. It is therefore valuable for anyone wishing to understand this topic generally, for example as a party, party representative or witness. It is also an essential requirement for qualification as a Fellow of CIArb, and for those who aim to practise as a Domestic Arbitrator.

Please note: The Domestic element refers to the jurisdiction of England and Wales only.

On successful completion of this course candidates will be able to:

Define what is meant by the term ‘Domestic Arbitration’.

  • Identify, explain and apply the legal procedural principles, rules and agreements relevant to the conduct of a Domestic Arbitration:
  • The legal framework, including limitations of matters that may be legally arbitrated;
  • The contractual nature of the appointment of an Arbitrator;
  • The range and limitations of an Arbitrator’s powers and jurisdiction;
  • The rights, duties and responsibilities of a party to an Arbitration;
  • The methods of initiating and processing an Arbitration;
  • The relevance of the court regarding all stages in an Arbitration;
  • The requirements of an enforceable Award;
  • Evaluate and apply the principles and legal requirements of a Domestic Arbitration;
  • Evaluate issues and apply the law of Domestic Arbitration appropriately;
  • Demonstrate practical skill in carrying out the tasks required in preparing for and progressing a Domestic Arbitration;
  • Demonstrate skill in controlling a Domestic Arbitration, communicating effectively with the parties, applying the CIArb Arbitration Rules and adopting appropriate

What is covered within the syllabus?

• Dispute Resolution Processes – An Overview
• A History of Arbitration
• The Arbitration Act 1996
• Choices Available to Parties
• The Arbitration Agreement and Commencement
• Appointing an Arbitral Tribunal
• The Arbitral Tribunal: Independence and Impartiality
• The Arbitral Tribunal: Jurisdiction and Powers
• The Arbitral Tribunal: Duties and Procedural Choices
• Procedures: Pleadings, Documents and Evidence
• Procedures: Applications to the Tribunal
• Procedures: The Hearing
• Remedies, Costs, Interest and Currency
• Awards
• The Role of the Court

To unlock this course/assessment, you need to have at least one of the below prerequisites completed

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