University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

LAW 7156 - Advanced Arbitration

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: Law 7155
Assessment: To include Participation, Written Assignment, Arbitration workshop and final Examination

This course builds on Introduction to Arbitration (LAW 7155) and deals with advanced issues in commercial arbitration and dispute determination, including but not limited to: Advanced issues under the Commercial Arbitration Act and allied legislation; Waiver and Estoppel; Advanced Law of Evidence including expert evidence and conclaves; Formal Hearings and the conduct of arbitrations including witnesses, evidence and legal issues; Completion of hearings and Awards; Writing the award; Alternatives to hearings; An introduction to International Commercial Arbitration; Costs and Remedies. The Course is only offered on line, with structured on line tutorials and discussion board exercises to be completed each week, in addition to two face to face workshops , one at the beginning (half day) and one in the course of the semester (day and a half). The second workshop (on a Friday and Saturday) includes extensive role play and arbitration exercises, and attendance and satisfactory participation is a compulsory part of the course.

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 30/10/2020 Not Available

Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
25908 01NT 80 54 No details available
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