- January 18, 2017
Diversity on arbitral tribunals: are we getting there? BLP international arbitration survey 2016
The issues A perceived lack of diversity among arbitrators is forever captured in the oft-quoted description “pale, male and stale”.
- February 2, 2016
The Fourth Arbitrator: BLP arbitration survey on the use of tribunal secretaries in international arbitration
The Fourth Arbitrator As illustrated by the Yukos arbitrations, the use of tribunal secretaries in international commercial arbitration is under scrutiny. Should a tribunal secretary be permitted to become ‘the Fourth Arbitrator’ because the work he or she carries out has the potential to influence the outcome? What can be done to guard against this?