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The Commercial Arbitration Law of the Kingdom of Cambodia

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Year of current version:2006
Date of entry into force of original text:March 6, 2006
Date of Text (Enacted):March 6, 2006
Type of Text:IP-related Laws: enacted by the Legislature
Subject Matter:Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Notes:
The purpose of this law is to facilitate the impartial and prompt resolution of commercial disputes as to a trade transaction for the supply or exchange of goods or services in accordance with the wishes of the parties, to safeguard the legal rights and interests of the parties.

NB: The Royal Government of Cambodia has also approved to establish a Commercial Court separated from the normal court system. The Commercial Court will become an efficient tool to settle both cross border commercial and IP disputes. It is a proper factor to create more confidence on Cambodian IP enforcement mechanism among businessmen and foreign investors.
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The Commercial Arbitration Law of the Kingdom of Cambodia The Commercial Arbitration Law of the Kingdom of Cambodia, Complete document (pdf) [99 KB]

WIPO Lex No.:KH012

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