Journal of International Arbitration

Volume 27 (2010)

Volume 27 (2010) / Issue 5

Charles B. Rosenberg, 'Challenging Arbitrators in Investment Treaty Arbitrations — A Comparative Law Approach' (2010) 27 Journal of International Arbitration, Issue 5, pp. 505–517


There has been a recent uptick in challenges to arbitrators in investment treaty arbitrations. When negotiating an arbitration agreement and/or selecting a forum to commence international arbitration, challenge procedures and the applicable standards should be taken into consideration to preserve potential strategic advantages. This article undertakes a comparative law analysis of the various standards for challenging an arbitrator and then examines some of these recent decisions.

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