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Representation of Arbitration Proceedings – Shell vs FIRS

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Representation of Arbitration Proceedings – Shell vs FIRS

Jan 11, 2019 - Case Studies by

It is settled position of the law that parties to litigation are represented by legal practitioners. This position appears to have found its way into arbitration in Nigeria as opposed to the International best practices. This negates the principle of party autonomy, which is a hallmark of arbitration. The current […]