chapter  Chapter Five
Appointing and Establishing a Dispute Board
WithCyril Chern
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The type, size and composition of dispute boards is covered in this chapter from single person dispute boards, to three person boards to “mega-Boards” of many members for mega projects and also micro boards plus full-time boards and ad-hoc boards. Also covered are the forms and types of dispute board rules including those of FIDIC, ICC, the Dispute Board Federation (DBF), the American Arbitration Association and the DRBF. All current versions of FIDIC including the newest 2017 edition of the Red, Yellow and Silver Books are covered as well as the updates of 2015 and 2018 of the ICC rules and the 2018 version of the DBF rules. Sample custom versions of rules that can be used are also provided.