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Arbitration and ADR in the Middle East - London Branch seminar

The London Branch, in conjunction with the CIArb, held a seminar entitled “Arbitration and ADR in the Middle East” at 12 Bloomsbury Square on 20 June 2017.
27 June 2017 | Branch News

CIArb members urge action to close the ADR knowledge gap

Further work needs to be done to address the knowledge gap that continues to exist in the business sector. Recent research conducted by CIArb highlights this lack of awareness and the need for ADR to be included in the education system from schools through to university and law schools.
16 June 2017 | News

CIArb London Branch Seminar: ADR in Film and Media Disputes

On 7 June 2017 the London Branch, in association with the British Screen Advisory Council, held a seminar entitled 'ADR in Film and Media Disputes', generously hosted by Herbert Smith Freehills.
8 June 2017 | Branch News

Singapore’s new Mediation Act – raising the bar to new heights in the dispute resolution arena

With mediation becoming more globally fashionable, the Singapore Government in January 2017 passed into law a Mediation Statue (“Mediation Act”) to further solidify its innovative approach to assist disputants in resolving their difference in a cost and efficient manner.
7 June 2017 | Features

Can't Pay, Won't Pay - Does Failure to Pay Give Rise to the Right of Termination?

Failure to pay on time, and even failure to pay at all, is unfortunately a common feature of the construction industry. A question that often arises is whether a party that has not been paid on time can terminate the contract due to the failure to make payment.
7 June 2017 | Features

Arbitration Reforms in Australia

On 22 March 2017, the Civil Law and Justice Amendment Legislation Bill was introduced into the upper house of the Federal Parliament. Sabina Adascalitei MCIArb lists which changes seem to be most relevant to the international arbitration arena.
1 June 2017 | Features