CPR Drafting Issues Checklist

1. Scope
2. Parties
3. Institutional Arbitration Rules
4. The FAA and State Counterparts
5. Location
6. Selection Process and Challenges
7. Neutrality and Impartiality of Arbitrators
8. Pool of Arbitrator Candidates
9. Jurisdictional Issues
10. Commencement and Notices
11. Provisional Remedies and Interim Relief
12. Choice-of-Law Issues
13. Confidentiality
14. Discovery
15. Rules of Evidence and Privileges
16. Time Limits for Completion of the Arbitration Process
17. Remedies and Costs/Fees
18. “Bare” or “Reasoned” Award
19. Finality of Award-Options for Modified Review Standards
20. Consent-to-Judgment Clause
21. Precedential Effect of Award
22. Continuing Performance
23. Right of Termination
24. One-Way Clause
25. Note on Consumer/Employee Issues
26. Clause Enforcement
27. Severability