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A guide to damages in International Arbitration

09 January 2017

An overview of damages and accounting basics

Global Arbitration Review’s latest Guide to Damages in International Arbitration is a reference intended to make the subject more understandable and less intimidating. In a chapter authored by BDO's Gervase MacGregor, Andrew Maclay and David Mitchell, we run through a quick overview of how damages are calculated in international arbitration proceedings and explain some of the related fundamentals of accounting. Unlike law, which may fundamentally differ between jurisdictions, accounting and damages are based on accounting and economic concepts that are common to all jurisdictions.

 

Read the full chapter or purchase the guide on the Global Arbitration Review website