Finding Awards & Decisions from Multiple Arbitral Institutions
The following UniMelb subscription databases provide access to International arbitral tribunal decisions and awards from multiple tribunals. Selected domestic court decisions concerning the recognition and enforcement of arbitral awards issued in investor-state disputes are sometimes also included. The databases all have different content and are searched in different ways, so to research comprehensively, you may need to use several.
Investor-State Law Guide - The Dispute Documents database includes arbitral decisions and awards, party pleadings, amicus briefs, and procedural orders. The following analytical tools are also provided:
Investment Claims (Oxford University Press) - includes more than 900 arbitral decisions and awards.
Kluwer Arbitration - although not focus only on international investment arbitration, this database includes over 500 awards issued in investor-state disputes, as well as over 100 selected domestic court decisions from many jurisdictions. To find decisions:
The UNCTAD website (open access) includes:
Investment Arbitration Reporter (UniMelb staff & student access) contains articles and commentary about pending and recently concluded investor-state arbitrations. Search by keyword or browse by country, topic, industry or treaty.
Kluwer Arbitration's ICCA Yearbook Commercial Arbitration provides an annual update on key developments, including an investment treaty awards and decisions digest.