Int. J. of Liability and Scientific Enquiry   »   2008 Vol.1, No.3



Title: Integrating 'equity' and 'mediation' into international commercial arbitration to make it more economical and just


Author: Syed Khalid Rashid


Address: Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws, International Islamic University, Malaysia


Abstract: International commercial arbitration has acquired nearly every negative element that it was supposed to rectify. It has now become as costly, protracted and rigid as litigation. By integrating 'equity' and mediation into arbitration, it may be made more economical, quick and just.


Keywords: equity; commercial arbitration; mediation; integration; amalgamation; amiable; composition; litigation; English courts; Islamic law; French law; American law.


DOI: 10.1504/IJLSE.2008.017692


Int. J. of Liability and Scientific Enquiry, 2008 Vol.1, No.3, pp.211 - 219


Available online: 27 Mar 2008



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