This excerpt taken from the TPTX 8-K filed Oct 10, 2006.
10.4 Dispute Resolution. All disputes arising out of or related to this Agreement, including disputes that may involve the parent companies, subsidiaries and Affiliates of any party performing hereunder (Disputes), shall be resolved in accordance with this Section 10.4.
(a) Any Dispute shall be settled by binding arbitration under the rules of the International Chamber of Commerce by one arbitrator appointed in accordance with said rules immediately upon the request of either party, his decision to be final and binding on the parties. The arbitration shall be conducted in the English language in New York, New York. The arbitral tribunal shall exert its best efforts to conduct the proceedings so as to issue an award within nine months of the appointment of the arbitrator.
(b) The merits of any Dispute shall be decided in accordance with the law governing this Agreement, without application of any principle of conflict of laws. Each party expressly waives any right it may have to a trial by jury of any Dispute, and also expressly waives any right it may have to seek or to be awarded special or punitive damages on account of any matter that is the subject of a Dispute. Nothing herein shall limit or restrict a partys ability to seek injunctive or other equitable relief in the event of a breach or anticipated breach of Section 7.
(c) The arbitral tribunal may grant any relief appropriate under the applicable law, but may not include any penalty or element of punitive or exemplary damages. The arbitral tribunal may award the costs and expenses of the arbitration. Any party may seek emergency, interim or provisional relief prior to the appointment of an arbitrator from any court of competent jurisdiction, without prejudice to the agreement to arbitrate herein contained. After appointment
of an arbitrator, any request for such relief shall be addressed to the arbitrator, who shall have the power to enter an interim award granting any emergency, interim or provisional relief to which a party may be entitled under applicable law.