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In force as from 1 January 1988

Article 1

International Court of Arbitration

1

The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce is the arbitration body attached to the International Chamber of Commerce. Members of the Court are appointed by the Council of the International Chamber of Commerce. The function of the Court is to provide for the settlement by arbitration of business disputes of an international character in accordance with these Rules.

2

In principle, the Court meets once a month. It draws up its own internal regulations.

3

The Chairman of the International Court of Arbitration or his deputy shall have power to take urgent decisions on behalf of the Court, provided that any such decision shall be reported to the Court at its next session.

4

The Court may, in the manner provided for in its internal regulations, delegate to one or more groups of its members the power to take certain decisions provided that any such decision shall be reported to the Court at its next session.

5

The Secretariat of the International Court of Arbitration shall be at the Headquarters of the International Chamber of Commerce.