Terms Used In Florida Statutes 684.0042

  • Arbitral tribunal: means a sole arbitrator or panel of arbitrators. See Florida Statutes 678.1121
  • Arbitration: means any arbitration, whether or not administered by a permanent arbitral institution. See Florida Statutes 678.1121
  • writing: includes handwriting, printing, typewriting, and all other methods and means of forming letters and characters upon paper, stone, wood, or other materials. See Florida Statutes 88.6011

(1) The award shall be made in writing and shall be signed by the arbitrator or arbitrators. In arbitral proceedings having more than one arbitrator, the signatures of the majority of all members of the arbitral tribunal shall suffice, if the reason for any omitted signature is stated.
(2) The award shall state the reasons upon which it is based, unless the parties have agreed that no reasons are to be given or the award is an award on agreed terms under s. 684.0041.
(3) The award shall state its date and the place of arbitration as determined pursuant to s. 684.0031(1). The award shall be deemed to have been made at that place.
(4) After the award is made, a copy signed by the arbitrators pursuant to subsection (1) shall be delivered to each party.