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CIArb News

The latest news about alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and CIArb.

CIArb welcomes 15,000th member

Congratulations to Ms Annie Lee Ling Lai, who became CIArb’s 15,000th member earlier this year.
4 July 2017 | News

Golden Thread update July 2017

An update on the rollout of the New Pathways modules and Centralised Assessment under the Golden Thread project.
3 July 2017 | News

CIArb opens new branch in Canada

CIArb celebrated the launch of its new Canada Branch on Canada Day, 1 July 2017, marking Canada’s 150th anniversary and bringing the number of CIArb branches to 38.
3 July 2017 | News

CIArb Policy Briefing: Brexit Arbitration Body

Read the CIArb viewpoint following news of the potential development of an arbitration body as an alternative to the ECJ for future trade disputes.
28 June 2017 | 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

Roebuck Lecture - Improving arbitration: responsibilities and rights

“Arbitration law is nothing more than procedural machinery, with an elegant overlay of juristic values and procedural aspiration,” stated Professor Neil Andrews to a packed audience at CIArb's Annual Roebuck Lecture
2 June 2017 | News

CIArb response to European Commission plans for MIC

CIArb has submitted a response to the EU Commission’s Consultation Paper on a multilateral reform of investment dispute resolution. Our response identified potential issues arising in the areas of sustainability, accountability and enforceability.
1 June 2017 | News

Third Party Funding: Costs in Arbitration Workshop

Third Party Funding (TPF) in arbitration is a feature that is becoming increasingly accepted in many jurisdictions. Read a report from CIArb's workshop, held in London in May 2017.
19 May 2017 | News

New Pathways update

The UK and Europe will be the first region to see the roll-out of the New Pathways modules and Centralised Assessment under the Golden Thread project.
5 May 2017 | News

DAS Convention 2016: 'Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in ADR'

Hosted by Reynolds Porter Chamberlain and graced by panels of distinguished ADR experts, the day’s discussions centred around ‘Ethics and Conflicts of Interest in ADR’, with the keynote speech given by Lord Goldsmith QC.
9 December 2016 | News