Focussing on Investment, this book provides an overview of rules applicable to making and protecting foreign investments. It will enable the business community to better understand the types of protection provided by international investments agreements and issues that arise in the arbitration of investement disputes. > Read more
This Second Edition comprises 43 carefully selected recent judgments (2012-2016) from the Federal Supreme Court, the Abu Dhabi Court of Cassation, Dubai Court of Cassation and the DIFC Courts. > Read more
Specific topics dealt with in the book include the challenges of Expert Determination in M&A transactions, Expert Determination by Accounting firms including real-life examples as well as the 2015 ICC Dispute Board Rules, the settlement of disputes including under the FIDIC forms of contract and recent case law on Dispute Boards. > Read more
In response to calls for greater transparency and efficiency in arbitration, the ICC International Court of Arbitration has introduced a number of significant reforms intended to allow users to become better informed and to accelerate the arbitration process. > Read more
The hospitality industry is an economic sector of considerable importance and one that is in a constant state of change. Hotel operators must, for instance, adapt to the rapid expansion of online reservation platforms and alternative offers of accommodation. > Read more
15 awards from 11 hospitality cases. These awards are very instructive regarding the application of the termination clauses that are often found in hotel management agreements, and they provide useful information on the assessment of loss of profit in the event of early termination of an agreement. > Read more
In the 2nd half of the 20th century, scientific research unveiled the psychological mechanisms which contribute towards the forming of agreements.
Mediation started to break impasses that negotiation could not resolve. This book shows how these findings result in an incredibly powerful method to negotiate contracts and treaties and resolve conflicts of all sorts. > Read more