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

UK transport disputes crisis: Arbitration is the answer

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) endorses arbitration as a method of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), particularly in regard to complex disputes such as those between unions and transport operators that have affected commuters over the past year.
1 March 2017 | News

CIArb updates Terms of Appointment and Remuneration Guideline

CIArb’s Practice and Standards Committee (PSC) recently published its latest revamped International Arbitration Practice Guideline, dealing with terms of appointment and remuneration.
22 February 2017 | News

Brexit White Paper shows Government open to innovation

An official policy document on ‘The United Kingdom’s exit from and new partnership with the European Union’ has been released by the Government. CIArb's Policy unit has formed a response.
22 February 2017 | News

CIArb and ACCA launch revised mediation scheme

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) have renewed their partnership with respect to the provision of mediation services for ACCA members.
15 February 2017 | News

Discussing the future of Intellectual Property disputes in England and Wales

On Thursday 9 February, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) held a roundtable to discuss the future of intellectual property (IP) disputes in England and Wales.
14 February 2017 | News

APPG on ADR: Public Sector ADR and AGM

This session held on 30 January 2017 at the Houses of Parliament in London, provided an overview of public sector ADR, current trends in the sector and how these forms of ADR relate to each other and the courts.
14 February 2017 | News

CIArb President discusses forthcoming Dubai conference

The CIArb International Arbitration Conference in Dubai on 8 and 9 March is the first of three related conferences scheduled for 2017. CIArb President Professor Dr Nayla Comair-Obeid discusses the theme and benefits.
3 February 2017 | News

Joint inquiry by APPGs will ‘bridge the gap’ for financial disputes

The All Party Parliamentary Groups (APPG) on Fair Business Banking (FBB) and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) have announced a joint 3-stage inquiry into the use of ADR as a long-term solution for businesses involved in financial disputes.
31 January 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

Alexander Lecture 2016: The Use and Abuse of Due Process in International Arbitration

On 16 November 2016, Professor Bernardo M. Cremades FCIArb addressed CIArb members and delegates at the Institute’s annual Alexander Lecture in London.
17 November 2016 | News