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FA Arbitration Rules

“1. (a) Subject to Rule K1(b), K1(c) and K1(d) below, any dispute or difference between any two or more Participants

(which shall include, for the purposes of this section of the Rules, The Association)

including but not limited to a dispute arising out of or in connection with (including any question regarding the existence or validity of):

(i) the Rules and regulations of The Association which are in force from time to time;

(ii) the rules and regulations of an Affiliated Association or Competition which are in force from time to time;

shall be referred to and finally resolved by arbitration under these Rules.

(c) Rule K1(a) shall not apply to any dispute or difference which falls to be resolved pursuant to any rules from time to time in force of any Affiliated Association or Competition.

(e) The parties agree that the powers of the court under pages 44, 45 and 69 of the Arbitration Act 1996 are excluded and shall not apply to any arbitration commenced under these Rules”.

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