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Commercial Dispute Processing and Japan

By Yasunobu Sato
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Overview
Under globalization, the resolution of commercial disputes across national borders is assuming ever greater importance. This groundbreaking study explores a range of possible approaches, both within the established legal infrastructure, and through alternative, not only arbitration, but also non-confrontational means such as negotiation and mediation/conciliation.

The Japanese experience in dispute processing is taken as a means of exploring the ways in which international harmonization efforts such as the UNCITRAL Model Law impact on individual nations. As an Asian nation which has adopted and adapted a variety of Western practices under modernization and democratization, Japan is in a unique position to offer a balanced global example--a model for a more comprehensive approach to disputes as an integrated multi-layered system.

The book will be of interest to the scholar and practitioner of trans-national/cultural commercial dispute processing as well as those who are involved in the law reform technical cooperation.

Publish Date 08/01/2001
Product Line Kluwer Law International
ISBN 9789041116680
SKU 9041116680
Table of Contents
  1. The Theory of Disputes
  2. Early Forms of Civil Dispute Resolution
  3. Meiji Modernization of Civil Dispute Processing
  4. Post-war Dispute Processing and Rapid Economic Growth
  5. Implications of the 1998 Civil Procedure Reform
  6. UNCITRAL Model Law & the 1996 English Arbitration Act
  7. The Development of Arbitration
  8. The Development of Mediation/Conciliation
  9. Conclusion: The Japanese Model in a Global Context
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