Challenge and Disqualification of Arbitrators at ICSID: A New Dawn?

@inproceedings{Vasani2015ChallengeAD,
  title={Challenge and Disqualification of Arbitrators at ICSID: A New Dawn?},
  author={Baiju S. Vasani and Shaun Palmer},
  year={2015}
}
This article considers the recent flurry of successful challenges to arbitrators in International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) arbitrations and the statistical context and significance of those decisions in light of the notoriously high historical standard for disqualifying ICSID arbitrators. Specifically, it analyses: (i) the reasoning applied in those recent challenges; (ii) whether the disqualification standards adopted in these decisions represent a notable… CONTINUE READING