O'Reilly logo

A Practical Guide to International Arbitration in London by Hilary Heilbron

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Introduction

"Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford."

Samuel Johnson

"International arbitration may be defined as the substitution of many burning questions for a smouldering one."

Ambrose Bierce

There is a frequent misconception among those not familiar with international arbitration that it is no more than a variant of litigation. This misconception has become more marked as arbitration has increased as the dispute resolution method of choice of corporations and states. International arbitration has developed a body of law and practice of its own across the divide of national systems of law, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required