Arbiter


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Arbiter

An impartial third party asked to resolve a disagreement without forcing the disputants to go to court. The parties to the dispute agree to make their cases before one or more arbiters and to abide by whatever decision the arbiter or arbiters make, each party forgoing the right to an appeal. There are generally three arbiters, but there may be up to five. An arbiter is also called an arbitrator, or, less formally, an umpire.
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Almost every writer interviewed for this story agrees that the arbitration process should be opened up enough to give writers an explanation as to why and how the arbiters came up with their final names.
Moreover, the arbiter should have jurisdiction to decide discovery disputes as necessary and permit additional discovery when appropriate.
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After his term as consul, Petronius was received by Nero into his most intimate circle as his "director of elegance" ( arbiter elegantiae), whose word on all matters of taste was law.
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So yes, doon na naman tayo babalik and 'yun yung magiging final arbiter, siya ang magde-desisyon.'
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After closely monitoring his actions, International Arbiter (IA) Mahdi Abdul Rahim, the tournament's chief arbiter, summoned Shah to the arbiter's office for an inspection, where he was found to be hiding a mobile phone under the sleeves of his shirt.
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