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Postgraduate Module Descriptor

LAWM084: International Commercial Arbitration

This module descriptor refers to the 2016/7 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.



Moses, Principles & Practice of International Commercial Arbitration (Cambridge University Press, 2008)




Gaitskell, Construction Dispute Resolution Handbook, 2nd Ed. (ICE Publishing, London, 2011)



Arnavas, Alternative Dispute Resolution for Government Contracts (CCH, 2004)

Riskin, Dispute Resolution and Lawyers, 2nd  Abridged Ed. (American Casebook Series/West Group, 1998)

Garnett, Practical Guide to International Commercial Arbitration (Oceana Publications, 2000)

Arnavas, Arbitration and Mediation In China: A Developing Reality, Chapter 17 of Commercial Law ofThe PRC, -Thompson Reuters, 2011.

Arnavas & Hacking, Using ADR to Resolve InternationalContract Disputes, Briefing Papers 04-11, 2004.

Arnavas & Victorino, Litigation or ADR: Choosing the Right Dispute Resolution Process, Briefing   Papers 09-8, 2009.

Arnavas, Duties and Obligations of Party Designated Arbitrators, International Government ContractorVol. 2, No.2,  7, 2005.

Arnavas, Enforcing International Arbitration Awards Under the New York Convention. InternationalGovernment Contractor, Vol. 4, No. 11, ¶ 84, 2007.

Arnavas, Determining the “Good Faith” of the MediatingParties in ADR, Procurement Law Advisor, Vol. 7, 2004