Month: November 2020

Emergency Arbitration – A Lesson From India

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One of the "hottest" topics in international institutional arbitration over the past fifteen years or so has been the use of "emergency" arbitrators to grant temporary relief in aid of arbitration. Many arbitral institutions have adopted rules that authorize the institution to appoint an emergency arbitrator to adjudicate requests for temporary relief – such as a motion for an injunction or a motion for an attachment of assets.