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Title The ICSID convention, regulations and rules : a practical commentary / Edited by Julien Fouret (Eversheds Sutherland, Paris, France), Rémy Gerbay (MoloLamken LLP, New York, US and Queen Mary University of London) and Gloria M. Alvarez (School of Law, University of Aberdeen, UK).

Published Northampton : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (1,504 pages)
Series Elgar commentaries series
Elgar commentaries.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: Foreword -- Part I: Commentary on the convention -- 1. The preamble of the ICSID convention -- 1. International centre for settlement of investment disputes -- Jurisdiction of the centre -- 3. Conciliation -- 4. Arbitration -- 5. Replacement and disqualification of conciliators and arbitrators -- 6. Cost of proceedings -- 7. Place of proceedings -- 8. Disputes between contracting states -- 9. Amendment -- 10. Final provisions -- Part II: Commentary on administrative and financial regulations -- 11. ICSID administrative and financial regulations -- 12. Procedures of the administrative council -- 13. The secretariat -- 14. Financial provisions -- 15. General functions of the secretariat -- 16. Functions with respect to individual proceedings -- 17. Special provisions relating to proceedings -- 18. Immunities and privileges -- 19. Miscellaneous -- Part III: Commentary on rules of procedure for the institution of conciliation and arbitration proceedings (institution rules) -- 20. Rules of procedure for the institution of conciliation and arbitration proceedings (institution rules) -- Part IV: Rules of procedure for arbitration proceedings (arbitration rules) -- 21. Establishment of the tribunal -- 22. Working of the tribunal -- 23. General procedural provisions -- 24. Written and oral procedures -- 25. Particular procedures -- 26. The award -- 27. Interpretation, revision and annulment of the award -- Select bibliography -- Index.
Summary "This original commentary on the ICSID Convention, Regulations and Rules offers a new, forward-looking and highly practical interpretation of the Washington Convention and its associated documents. It is the first commentary to provide systematic article-by-article coverage not only of the Convention itself, but also of the institution and arbitration rules as well as the administrative and financial regulations. Key features include: Contributions from leading practitioners, academics and government officials in the field of international investment law and arbitration, drawn from different backgrounds and jurisdictions to give an exhaustive view of the topic Analysis of current thinking around proposed amendments to ICSID Rules, together with an examination of potential future developments in their interpretation and implementation Inclusion of the full text of the Convention, Regulations and Rules provided for ease of reference Detailed commentary on the Convention, Regulations and Rules, including up-to-date analysis of all significant case-law. Highly practical information and insights presented in an accessible format, ideal for use by Arbitration Tribunals. This unique and comprehensive work will be an essential resource for practising lawyers and policy-makers in the investment arbitration community. The book will also be an important reference work for researchers and academics in international investment law and international arbitration"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes Description based on print record.
Other author Alvarez, Gloria M., editor.
Fouret, Julien, editor.
Gerbay, Rémy, editor.
Edward Elgar Publishing, publisher.
Subject International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes -- Rules and practice.
International commercial arbitration.
Investments, Foreign (International law)
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781786435248 (e-book)

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