New Frontiers in Asia-Pacific International Arbitration and Dispute Resolution is an invaluable book that challenges the existing procedures and frameworks for cross-border dispute resolution in commercial and treaty arbitration. The eastward shift in international dispute resolution has already involved initiatives not only to improve support for international commercial arbitration (ICA) and investor-state dispute settlement (ISDS) but also to develop alternatives, such as international commercial courts and mediation. This remarkable book focuses on these initiatives and their accompanying case law and trends in the Asia-Pacific region.
Whats in this book:
An outstanding team of experienced and insightful arbitrators and scholars describes the following pertinent developments:
ICA and ISDS in the context of Chinas Belt and Road Initiative;
the Singapore Convention on Mediation;
the shift to virtual hearings and other challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic;
mistrust of the application of the rule of law in certain East Asian jurisdictions;
growing public concern over ISDS arbitration; ......