The Sponsors

UNILEX is based on a research project started in 1992 by the Centre for Comparative and Foreign Law Studies – a joint venture of the Italian National Research Council, the University of Rome I “La Sapienza”, and the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT). The project has been financed by the Italian National Research Council.

Financial support has also been provided by the Milan National and International Arbitration Chamber and by CAPITALIA-Gruppo Bancario.

The International Chamber of Commerce International Court of Arbitration ( has kindly granted permission to reproduce extracts from arbitral awards published in the ICC International Court of Arbitration Bulletin.