Latham & Watkins review the March 2017 Expedited Arbitration Rules released by the ICC. The authors deal with the key provisions including: the scope of application of the Expedited Procedure; the appointment of a sole arbitrator; the possibility of a decision without an oral hearing; the limited nature of submissions and document production; and the time period (six months) to render the final award.
About Phillip Rompotis
Phillip practices as a barrister and arbitrator in Hong Kong. He has over 25 years’ litigation and arbitration experience in commercial disputes relating to construction & engineering, financial services, joint venture & shareholders agreements, technology, trusts, property and landlord & tenant. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators, the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators, the Malaysian Institute of Arbitrators, and a member of various lists/panels of arbitrators.View