Vienna International Arbitral Centre issues new arbitration and mediation rules

Dispute Resolution / Litigation & Arbitration

On January 1 2018 the new Vienna International Arbitral Centre (VIAC) Rules of Arbitration and Mediation (VIAC Rules 2018) entered into force. They apply to all arbitration and mediation proceedings initiated after December 31 2017.

The VIAC Rules 2018 are divided into three parts:

  • the Rules of Arbitration (the Vienna Arbitration Rules)
  • the Rules of Mediation (the Vienna Mediation Rules); and
  • annexes (including model clauses and fee schedules).

ILO-Newsletter, dd. 5 April 2018
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Dr. Nikolaus Pitkowitz

M.B.L.-HSG Partner