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The arbitration of disputes over subcontracting

Analyzing the small number of arbitration decisions then published on the subject (64), the author finds few consistent themes – and attributes this to inconsistency in the behavior of the parties. Where contracts have been silent on contracting out, arbitrators have generally not adhered to a reserved rights theory, even when they ruled in favor …

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