Questions and Answers
1. WHAT IS ARBITRATION?

2. WHAT IS AN ARBITRATION CLAUSE?

3. WHAT IS AN ARBITRATION AGREEMENT?

4. IS AN ARBITRATION AGREEMENT LEGALLY BINDING?

5. IS AN ARBITRATION AGREEMENT MADE ORALLY VALID?

6. IF A DISPUTE ARISES, BUT NO ARBITRATION AGREEMENT HAS BEEN REACHED BEFOREHAND, CAN ARBITRATION BE CONDUCTED?

7. IS THERE ANY MODEL ARBITRATION CLAUSE FOR REFERENCE?

8. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION?

9. WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ARBITRATION AND LITIGATION?

10. WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF EFFICIENT ARBITRATION UNDER THE HONG KONG ARBITRATION SOCIETY RULES?

11. IS EFFICIENT ARBITRATION UNDER THE HONG KONG ARBITRATION SOCIETY RULES QUICKER THAN LITIGATION AND TRADITIONAL ARBITRATION?

12. IS EFFICIENT ARBITRATION UNDER THE HONG KONG ARBITRATION SOCIETY RULES MORE AFFORDABLE THAN LITIGATION AND TRADITIONAL ARBITRATION?

13. CAN THE LANGUAGE IN WHICH ARBITRATION IS CONDUCTED BE SPECIFIED?

14. WHAT TYPES OF DISPUTES CAN BE RESOLVED THROUGH ARBITRATION?

16. WILL ARBITRATION PROCEEDINGS AND ARBITRAL AWARDS BE DISCLOSED TO THE PUBLIC?

15. ARE ARBITRAL AWARDS SUBJECT TO APPEAL?

17. IS A HONG KONG ARBITRAL AWARD ENFORCEABLE IN OTHER COUNTRIES?