Part III The Initiation of the Arbitration and the Identification and Clarification of the Issues Presented, Ch.16 Further Written Statements and Time Limits on Submission
David D Caron, Lee M Caplan
- Settlement of disputes — Conduct of proceedings — Arbitral tribunals
By the time of the final hearing, the issues to be determined should be well defined, and the facts and arguments should be elaborated in writing. The statement of claim and the statement of defence do not necessarily suffice for this purpose. Article 24 provides for the possibility of requiring further written statements from the parties. Article 25 deals with the time limits to be fixed for the submission of various written statements, including the statement of claim and the statement of defence. Article 24 of the 2010 UNCITRAL Rules provides:The arbitral...