Model Clause

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The parties may agree to adopt in their contract the following EMAC Model Arbitration Clause:
Any dispute, controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract, or the breach, termination or invalidity thereof, shall be settled by arbitration in accordance with the Rules of the Emirates Maritime Arbitration Centre.  The seat of arbitration shall be the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), United Arab Emirates... [or a different town and country]

Note: Parties should consider adding:
a. The number of arbitrators shall be ... [one or three];
b. The language to be used in the arbitral proceedings shall be ...​​