Practical Law Covers CPR's Innovative Way to Appoint Arbitrators

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Practical Law's Aritration Blog Covers CPR's Screened Selection Process in "International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR) Suggests Innovative Way to Appoint Arbitrators

Citing a number of concerns arising from the usual method of appointing arbitrators, the post goes explains "The International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR) has developed a unique approach to balance these concerns. The CPR Rules for Administered Arbitration of International Disputes contain an optional provision that enables the parties to agree to a screened selection of the party-designated arbitrators in a three member tribunal. Under this process, CPR appoints the party-designated arbitrators without letting them know which party has designated them."