ARBITRATION IN SPAIN - Dispute Resolution Journal - Vol. 55, No. 4

Ramón Mullerat
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5 pages
October, 2000
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Twelve years after the enactment of a revolutionary Arbitration Act in Spain, the use of the procedure in that country is growing. In this article, Ramón Mullerat describes the ground-breaking features of the Arbitration Act of 1988, as well as the nuances of the arbitration procedure as practiced and utilized in Spain. The author is a practicing lawyer in Barcelona, Spain, and a professor at the Faculty of Law at the University of Barcelona. He is an honorary member of the Bar Council of England & Wales and a former president of the Council of the Bars and Law Societies of the European Community (CCBE). He would like to thank Matthew Verbin for his assistance in the preparation of this article.