Commercial arbitration in Canada a guide to domestic and international arbitrations by J. Kenneth McEwan

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Published by Canada Law Book in Aurora, Ont .

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  • Arbitration and award -- Canada.,
  • Arbitration and award, International.,
  • Civil procedure -- Canada.

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Includes bibiographical references and index.

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StatementJ. Kenneth McEwan, Ludmila B. Herbst.
ContributionsHerbst, Ludmila B. 1973-
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21704742M
ISBN 100888043953

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