We have uploaded yet another document in the Johnny Veeder Archive, an arbitral award of October 17, 1832 concerning the estate of Simón Bolívar ("ElLibertador"), the famous Venezuelan soldier and statesman. We are very grateful once again to Professor Juan Armesto, Madrid, for making us aware of the document and to Eloy Anzola, Miami, Florida, for providing us not only with a PDF of the handwritten original award, but also with a Spanish transcription and an English translation.
We have included a new document in the Johnny Veeder Archive of Historic Arbitration Awards and ADR Materials: the official protocol of the Compromiso de Caspeof June 25, 1412. The document relates to a succession dispute concerning the vacant throne of the crown of Aragon after the death of King Martin I the Humane (El Humano) and constitutes a major step in the future uniting of Spain. We are very grateful to Professor Juan Armesto, Madrid, for making us aware of the document and to Professor José Ángel Sesma Munoz, Zaragoza, for allowing us to reproduce the Latin transcription and Spanish translation of the document.
The TransLex-Team has uploaded yet another Principle with commentary and comparative law references which have been in the backend for quite some time. The Principle relates to the requirements for including standard terms in international business contracts. Further comparative law references will be uploaded during the next weeks.