School of Law

SOLM049 Ethics in International Arbitration (Sem 2)

Module Description

Parties, attorneys, and arbitrators come to international arbitral proceedings different jurisdictions and with often distinctive legal cultures and ethical assumptions.  As a result, many ambiguities exist about what rules apply to their professional conduct and often parties and counsel from different jurisdictions effectively play by different ethical rules. This module, which is to be offered as an option at the Centre for Commercial Law Studies, will address these issues. 

Applicable Groupings

  • LLM in Commercial and Corporate Law
  • LLM in Comparative and International Dispute Resolution
  • LLM in International Business Law

Mode of Assessment

3,000-4,000 word essay

Credits

15 Credits