Disputes with Non-Signatories and "Consent" to Arbitral Jurisdiction - Part 3 - Chapter 3 - AAA Yearbook on Arbitration and the Law - 24th Edition

Alan Scott Rau
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64 pages
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PDF from "AAA Yearbook on Arbitration and the Law - 24th Edition"
September, 2012
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Alan Scott Rau holds the Mark G. and Judy G. Yudof Chair of Law at the University of Texas at Austin School of Law. He earned his B.A. and LL.B. from Harvard University. Before joining the faculty at the University of Texas in 1971, he studied at the London School of Economics and practiced law with Coudert Frères in Paris, France. Professor Rau is the co-author of Processes of Dispute Resolution: The Role of Lawyers (4th ed. 2006), and is also the author of numerous law review articles dealing with ADR and arbitration, most recently “The Arbitrator and Mandatory Rules,” 18 Am. Rev. of Int’l Arb. 51 (2008); “Fear of Freedom,” 17 Am. Rev. of Int’l Arb. 469 (2008); “Evidence and Discovery in American Arbitration: The Problem of Third Parties,” 19 Am. Rev. of Int’l Arb. 1 (2009); “Understanding (and Misunderstanding) ‘Primary Jurisdiction,’” 21 Am. Rev. of Int’l Arb. 47 (2011); and “The Limits of Arbitral Power: Yet Another Trilogy,” 22 Am. Rev. of Int’l Arb. 435 (2012). Professor Rau is an Advisor to the American Law Institute Project on the Restatement of International Commercial Arbitration; he also frequently serves as an arbitrator and is a member of the panel of the American Arbitration Association and the panel of mediators of the Court of Arbitration for Sport. He has taught as a Visiting Professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law; as a Fulbright Professor at the China University of Political Science and Law in Beijing; at the University of Geneva Faculty of Law; and at the University of Paris-I and the University of Paris-II.