Protecting Both the FAA and Party Autonomy: The Hall Street Decision - Vol. 17 No. 4 ARIA 2006

David W. Rivkin
Eric P. Tuchmann
Page Count: 
8 pages
December, 2008
Author Detail: 

David W. Rivkin is a partner at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP in its New York and London offices. He holds positions with various international arbitration institutions, including having served for many years as a member of the Board of Directors of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”) and as Chair of its Law Committee.

Eric P. Tuchmann is General Counsel of the AAA. The authors drafted an amicus curiae brief submitted in the Hall Street case by the AAA.