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arbiter

a person empowered to judge in a dispute; referee; arbitrator

arbiter

[′är·bəd·ər]
(computer science)
A computer unit that determines the priority sequence in which two or more processor inputs are connected to a single functional unit such as a multiplier or memory.
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While the uniformity of the rules-based approach introduced in TEACHNJ presents particular advantages, in some instances, rules can handcuff arbitrators and school districts by forcing a process that ignores the nuances of an individual case.
The arbitrator's chair may be unfamiliar to many appraisers, and given the frequent discussions about liability risk in traditional appraisal work, it's understandable that appraisers might have heightened concerns about liability as an arbitrator.
As it stands now, there are more than 7,200 arbitrators on FINRA's roster.
The contract therefore prescribed only how the parties would select arbitrators and divide the costs.
This is because arbitrators derive their jurisdiction from the presence of an agreement which gives them the authority to resolve the dispute.
However, one question remains unanswered by the high court: When an arbitration provision is silent as to class arbitration and a party seeks to include a class in the arbitral proceedings, who decides arbitrability--the court or the arbitrator? Put another way, is the question simply a procedural issue to be decided by the arbitrator, or is it a "gateway" issue which must be decided by the court?
(3) where the arbitrators were guilty of misconduct in refusing to postpone the hearing, upon sufficient cause shown, or in refusing to hear evidence pertinent and material to the controversy; or of any other misbehavior by which the rights of any party have been prejudiced; or
Tlokweng legislator had asked the minister to state what measures were in place to deal with the backlog of labour disputes at the district labour office in Gaborone West/Block 8 and the number of arbitrators that were there to help clients with their disputes.
The Qatar International Centre of Conciliation and Arbitration (Qicca) has organised a seminar on morals and qualities of the arbitrator at the Qatar Chamber headquarters.
The Developer then filed a claim before the Dubai Court of First Instance alleging that the two arbitrators had committed material errors in their respective awards.
Arbitrators will be appointed from the Ministry of Justice's register.