Part I Fundamental Principles and the Legal Framework within which the Arbitral Tribunal Operates, Ch.2 Scope of Application, General Provisions, and Place of Arbitration
David D Caron, Lee M Caplan
- Settlement of disputes — UNCITRAL Arbitration Rules — Arbitral tribunals
This chapter addresses those rules that generally frame arbitration under the UNCITRAL Rules. The 2010 UNCITRAL Rules address in Article 1(1) the general scope of application of the Rules, in Article 1(2) the applicable version of the Rules (2010 or 1976), and in Article 1(3) the relationship between the proceedings and the mandatory norms of law of the place of arbitration. The focus of Article 1(3) is closely related to the principle, expressed in Article 17(1), that “the arbitral tribunal may conduct the arbitration in such manner as it considers appropriate, …...