Announcement of Three Sets of Arbitration Rules

December 7, 2018
The Japan Commercial Arbitration Association (JCAA)

The JCAA is pleased to announce that the three sets of Arbitration Rules were approved by the Board of Directors on December 6, 2018. They will be put into force on January 1, 2019. Please note that some minor amemdment or correction would be made before Janury 1, 2019.

With regard to the three sets of rules, please click the followings:

Administrative Rules for UNCITRAL Arbitration (As Amended and Effective on January 1, 2019)

 Comparison table of old and new provisions

Commercial Arbitration Rules (As Amended and Effective on January 1, 2019)

 Comparison table of old and new provisions

Interactive Arbitration Rules (Effective on January 1, 2019)

 Comparison table of Interactive Arbitration Rules (Effective on January 1, 2019) and Commercial Arbitration Rules (As Amended and Effective on January 1, 2019)

In respect of the backgrounds, objectives and summaries of these rules, please refer to the document: “Reform of the JCAA Arbitrations Rules: Three Sets of Rules in Response to All Business Needs.”