The LexisNexis Essential Reference series is a complete and practical guide for all legal practitioners. This legal industry series offers a clear overview of the topics discussed, with cross references to the interpretation and application of specific Acts and related case laws.
With arbitration being the main alternative to resolve legal disputes outside the traditional court system, this book is designed to provide users an overview of the legislation that governs the alternate dispute forum and seek to explain the legal approach adopted by the courts. The governing legislation here would be the Arbitration Act 2005 (Amended 2011). Each section of the legislation is followed by extensive commentaries with reference to relevant case laws and subsidiary legislations local and foreign. Summary of local cases as referred as well as recent cases on arbitration are included. Arbitrators, practitioners, prosecutors, judges, researchers, students, lecturers, as well as corporate counsels will find this book indispensable.