A court of arbitration appointed by the Continental Congress met at Trenton, New Jersey, in 1782, and on December 30th gave a unanimous decision in favour of Pennsylvania.
No self-respecting power would, of course, consent to submit to arbitration a question of life or death.
1083) for the arbitration of the king of Sweden.
Arbitration differs from Mediation in so far as it is a judicial act, whereas Mediation involves no decision, but merely advice and suggestions to those who invoke its aid.
It was eventually compromised by giving the power, but only with safeguarding conditions, to the Federal arbitration court.