In addition, arbitration may be safer in jurisdictions where courts are known to have corruption problems. In addition, arbitral awards may be enforced in any signatory jurisdiction under the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (the « New York Convention »), which currently has 161 signatories. Conversely, in other jurisdictions, foreign court decisions are less easily enforceable and sometimes unenforceable. Arbitration proceedings can be more expensive than traditional court proceedings in different jurisdictions, but they are generally faster and less complicated. A « significant stop » is a provision that usually appears in a spa indemnification clause to favor a buyer. It generally provides that when determining whether a warranty is imprecise or whether a warranty has been breached, or when calculating the amount of damages or losses resulting from imprecision or infringement (or both), all proponents of service or knowledge are ignored (scratched) in the seller`s warranties and guarantees for indemnification purposes. Due to ongoing financial turbulence, the M&A market is being relocated in a seller-friendly way to buyers.. . . .