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Woods is the Exclusive Canadian Contributor to Global Arbitration Review’s Know-How: Commercial Arbitration


For the fourth consecutive year, Woods analyzes the particularities of Canadian commercial arbitration and recent developments in GAR Know-How: Commercial Arbitration, a global reference guide for arbitration practitioners and commercial parties providing answers to commonly asked questions on arbitration law and practice in over 35 jurisdictions.

Members of the Woods international arbitration team, Laurence Ste-Marie, Dina Prokic and Stephen L. Drymer,  give an overview of arbitration in Canada, from the drafting of arbitration agreements to the recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards, and answer specific questions on key legal and practical issues such as arbitrability, confidentiality, consolidation of proceedings, interim relief including anti-suit and anti-arbitration injunctions, admissibility of evidence, and third-party funding.  

About Global Arbitration Review (GAR)

The Global Arbitration Review is one of the leading sources of information for arbitration professionals around the world. The chapter covering Canada is an extract from the 2021 edition of GAR’s Commercial Arbitration Know-how, available here.