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ar·bi·tra·tion

(ahrbi-trāshŭn)
Dispute resolution conducted and overseen by someone with no stake in the outcome.

arbitration

(ar-bi-trā′shŏn) [L. arbitratio, decision]
1. A legal procedure for settling a dispute outside the courts, in which the parties select and agree to abide by the decision of a neutral third party (the arbiter or arbitrator).
2. In radiology, the interpretation of images by two or more readers, who determine and report their findings after conferring together.
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He highlighted the reasons for selecting each of these projects and the mechanisms used to verify the information on the shortlisted projects and the views of the members of the arbitration committee about each projects.
In its Tuesday decision, the Arbitration Committee explained that the Disaster and Emergency Action Plan would enter into force during the strike.
The proposed revision allows the participation of host court or arbitration committees to facilitate the settlement of debt clearance.
The winners of prizes have been identified by the arbitration committee, composed of seven members of global and local expertise in the field of photography''.
A last-minute compromise was successfully incorporated into the new law after being approved by a parliamentary arbitration committee.
He served as chairman of the Utah State Bar Fee Arbitration Committee as well as chairman of the Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee for the Utah State Bar.
The Bar's Program Evaluation Committee will be examining the Animal Law Committee and the Fee Arbitration Committee as part of its agenda for the coming Bar year.
The arbitration committee of the Dutch football association (KNVB) ruled there had been no breach of contract as the deal with AZ had not been signed by Alves' agent, Wagner Ribeiro.
If they fail to do so, the employees can refer the matter to the Central Arbitration Committee who will make an order requiring the employer to take action.
An independent arbitration committee sat for two days last week to consider Sheffield United's case against West Hamand their controversial signings of Carlos Tevez and Javier Mascherano - now at Liverpool - last summer.
EU ministers oppose including defamation in the regulation, so the matter is likely to be decided by an arbitration committee representing MEPs and the council.
Amicus has now begun a claim for statutory trade union recognition through the Central Arbitration Committee (CAC).