Publications

Mr. Schaner has served as the editor of Dispute Resolution International, the dispute resolution journal of the International Bar Association, since 2013. The publication has a worldwide readership of more than 4,000

He was the co-editor (with David Arias) of the IBA Arbitration Guide, a guide to the law and practice of international arbitration in more than 55 jurisdictions from its inception in 2012 until 2017.


His other publications include: 

– “USA (Illinois),” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution, 2012

– “Legal Privilege in the United States,” in Privilege and Confidentiality: An International Handbook 323 (D. Greenwald and M. Russenberger eds., Bloomsbury Professional, 2d ed. 2012) (with D. Greenwald)

– “Obtaining Discovery in the USA for Use in German Legal Proceedings,” 4/2012 Anwaltsblatt 321 (April 2012)

– “Third-Party Litigation Funding in the United States,” 32 Revista de Arbitragem e Mediação 175 (Jan.-March 2012)

– “United States of America,” in Commercial Litigation: Jurisdictional Comparisons 401 (A. Horrocks ed., European Lawyer Reference Series, 2011)

– “United States – Illinois,” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution, July 26, 2011

– “New York court clarifies jurisdictional requirement for attachment of assets as security for international arbitration awards,” 29 Revista de Arbitragem e Mediação 97 (April-June 2011)

– “The Rise of 3rd-Party Litigation Funding,” Law360, January 21, 2011 (with T. Appleman)

– “USA,” The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2010, Global Legal Group, September 1, 2010

– “Illinois,” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution, August 15, 2010

– Client Advisory: Supreme Court Holds FAA Does Not Permit Class Arbitration Where Parties’ Arbitration Clauses Are “Silent,” April 28, 2010

– “New York court clarifies jurisdictional requirement for attachment of assets as security for international arbitration awards,” International Litigation News, April 2010

– “USA,” The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2009, Global Legal Group, January 21, 2010

– Client Advisory: New Law Bars Government Contractors from Mandating Arbitration of Certain Employment Claims, December 29, 2009

– Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards and Court Judgments in the United States, Jenner & Block Practice Series, August 1, 2009

– “Due Process in International Arbitration: Anything Goes? A U.S. Perspective,” 22 Revista de Arbitragem e Mediação 172 (July-Sept. 2009) (with J. Schleppenbach)

– “Due Process in International Arbitration: A Report on the 12th IBA International Arbitration Day,” 14(1) IBA Arbitration Committee Newsletter 23-25 (March 2009)

– “Illinois,” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution, January 1, 2009

– “11th IBA International Arbitration Day: Record-Breaking Gathering Honours the New York Convention at 50,” 13(2) IBA Arbitration Committee Newsletter 9-11 (September 2008)

– “USA,” The International Comparative Legal Guide to: International Arbitration 2009, Global Legal Group, 2009

– “US Supreme Court Slashes Punitive Damages Award in Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Case,” 8(2) IBA Negligence and Damages Newsletter 6-8 (Sept. 2008)

– “USA,” in The International Comparative Legal Guide to International Arbitration 2008 (Global Legal Group, August 30, 2008)

– “USA (Illinois),” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution (June 2008)

– “Looking Back at 2007: Another Good Year for the Enforcement of International Arbitral Awards in the U.S.,” 63 Dispute Resolution Journal 1-7 (May – July 2008)

– “If you’re going to the trouble of drafting an arbitration clause, make sure you get it right,” 6 Practising Law Institute’s All-Star Briefing 16 (April 23, 2008)

– “Drafting Arbitration Clauses,” in International Arbitration 79 (J. Fellas ed., Practising Law Institute, 2008)

– “Motorola Credit Corp v Uzan, Second Circuit affirms US $1billion punitive damages award,” International Bar Association Legal Practice Division Negligence and Damages Committee Newsletter, Vol. 7, No. 1, March 2008

– Client Advisory: U.S. Supreme Court Holds Parties May Not Contract For Expanded Judicial Review of Arbitration Awards, March 26, 2008

– “U.S. Discovery in Aid of International Arbitration and Litigation: The Expanded Role of 28 U.S.C. § 1782,” in Austrian Arbitration Yearbook 299 (C. Klausegger, P. Klein, F. Kremslehner, A. Petsche, N. Pitkowitz, J. Power, I. Welser and G. Zeiler eds. Manz, 2008) (with B. Scarbrough)

– “USA (Illinois),” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution, 2007

– “Record Turnout Gathers in Madrid to Discuss the Role and Responsibilities of an Arbitrator,” 12(1) IBA Arbitration Committee Newsletter, 5-8 (May 2007)

– Client Advisory: Recent Decisions Expand the Availability of U.S. Discovery for Use in Foreign Legal Proceedings, March 5, 2007

– “United States Court of Appeals Nixes Attempt to Bar Class Action Arbitration,” 11 IBA Arbitration Committee Newsletter 46-47 (Sept. 2006)

– “United States Supreme Court Reaffirms Proximate Cause Requirement in RICO Actions,” 5(2) IBA Negligence and Damages Committee Newsletter 7-8 (Sept. 2006)

– “Legal Privilege in the United States,” in Privilege and Confidentiality: An International Handbook (M. Koehnen, M. Russenberger and E. Cowling eds., International Bar Association, 2006) (with D. Greenwald)

– “USA (Illinois),” Getting the Deal Through – Dispute Resolution, 2006

– “Tenth Circuit Holds Arbitration Non-Appealability Clauses Are Enforceable,” 11(1) IBA Arbitration Committee Newsletter 36-37 (Feb. 2006)

– Client Advisory: Supreme Court Rules on Who Decides Validity of Contracts Containing Arbitration Clauses, February 22, 2006

– “Legal Privilege in the United States,” Chapter 21 in Privilege and Confidentiality: An International Handbook, 2006

– “Pre-Hearing Discovery: New Ruling Fuels Debate Over Arbitrators’ Powers,”10(2) IBA Arbitration Committee Newsletter 47-49 Sept. 2005 (with C. Morris)

– “Third-Party Reliance on Due Diligence Common in U.K.,” The National Law Journal, November 7, 2005

– “Howsam v. Dean Witter Reynolds, Inc.: Who Determines an Arbitrator’s Jurisdiction?” 6(5) International Arbitration Law Review (Oct. 2003)

– “Class Action Arbitration: U.S. Supreme Court Rules That Arbitrators Should Decide,” 8(2) IBA Committee D News 56-57 (Sept. 2003)

– Reinsurance Reports/Arbitration News, Spring 2003

–“The Recognition And Enforcement Of Foreign Arbitral Awards In The United States: The Pro-Enforcement Bias Continues,” 12(2) International Legal Strategy 34-57 (Feb. 15, 2003) (with A. Minardo)

– “How Many Arbitrators Should Decide Your Dispute?” ICC United Kingdom, Members Handbook, Vol. VI, Spring 2003

– “Choice of law and forum both crucial,” National Law Journal (Feb. 11, 2002) (with R. Franch and A. Wick)