Tuesday, August 26, 2008

New Issue: World Arbitration and Mediation Review

The latest issue of the World Arbitration and Mediation Review (Vol. 2, nos. 1 & 2, 2008) is out. Contents include:
  • Issues of State Responsibility and Jurisdiction
    • Kaj Hobér, Arbitration Involving States
    • John Savage, Investment Treaty Arbitration: An Asian Perspective
    • Francisco Orrego Vicuña, Arbitration Investment Disputes: Issues of Jurisdiction
  • Expropriation
    • Christopher H. Schreuer, The Concept of Expropriation Under the ECT and Other Investment Protection Treaties
    • Katia Yannaca-Small, Indirect Expropriation and the Right of the Governments to Regulate Criteria to Articulate the Difference
    • Audley Sheppard, The Distinction Between Lawful And Unlawful Expropriation
  • The Umbrella Clause
    • Craig S. Miles, Where’s My Umbrella? An "Ordinary Meaning" Approach to Answering Three Key Questions That Have Emerged from the "Umbrella Clause" Debate
    • Laura Halonen, Containing the Scope of the Umbrella Clause