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International Arbitration
7.
Consolidation and third parties
7.1
Does the law in your jurisdiction permit consolidation of separate arbitrations into a single arbitration proceeding? Are there any conditions which apply to consolidation?
 
Ghana
With the consent of the parties, the tribunal may consolidate one arbitral proceeding with another arbitral proceeding and hold concurrent hearings.

For more information about this answer please contact: Bobby Banson from Robert Smith & Adelaide Law
7.2
Does the law in your jurisdiction permit the joinder of additional parties to an arbitration which has already commenced?
 
Ghana
The Alternative Dispute Resolution Act is silent on the joinder of parties to arbitration proceedings. However, the rules of court allow parties to be joined to actions where their presence is necessary for the final and effective determination of the matters in dispute. This rule of procedure may be adopted in arbitration proceedings.

For more information about this answer please contact: Bobby Banson from Robert Smith & Adelaide Law
7.3
Does an arbitration agreement bind assignees or other third parties?
 
Ghana
The agreement to arbitrate binds all parties which can trace their interest to a party to the arbitration agreement.

For more information about this answer please contact: Bobby Banson from Robert Smith & Adelaide Law