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No. XIII.5.1 - Confidentiality
(a) The parties to arbitration proceedings, whether institutional or ad hoc, are under an obligation to keep confidential all awards and orders produced by the arbitral tribunal in the arbitration, together with all materials in the proceedings created for the purpose of the arbitration, as well as all materials submitted by another party in the framework of the arbitral proceedings not otherwise in the public domain, save and to the extent that disclosure may be required of a party
by a legal duty vis-à-vis a third party, especially an official authority of a state ("public interest exception"),
to protect or pursue a legal right,
to enforce or challenge an award in bona fide legal proceedings before a state court or other judicial authority; or
is justified by an express or implied consent of the party who produced the document during the arbitration.
(b)This undertaking also applies to the arbitrators, the tribunal-appointed experts, the secretary of the arbitral tribunal and, in case of institutional arbitration, the arbitral institution.
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