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Features

Our monthly features from staff and contributors provide analysis and commentary on topical issues relating to ADR.

The Use of International Arbitration in GDPR Disputes

What happens when the GDPR Privacy Notice states that in the event of a dispute between itself and the Data subject, such dispute shall be resolved through Arbitration?
10 July 2018 | Features

Launch of a joint effort to develop Australia as a leader in International Arbitration

The Australian Bar Association (ABA) and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (Australia) are working together to advance arbitration and mediation work opportunities internationally.
6 July 2018 | Features

A Reflection on the Decision in SNEPCO & 3 ORS. V. FIRS & ANOR

It is an established principle in arbitration globally, that non-parties to the arbitration agreement (or submission agreement) cannot participate in the arbitration proceedings.
22 June 2018 | Features

SOAS Arbitration in Africa Survey Report 2018

The 4th SOAS London Arbitration in Africa Conference was held at the Kigali Convention Centre and brought together many arbitration practitioners from Africa and outside the continent.
22 June 2018 | Features

New FIDIC Provisions

It is sometimes easy for our industry to set aside the benefits of avoiding dispute before it gets started, so it’s a welcome sight to see progress, particularly in the second edition of the FIDIC “Red Book”.
12 June 2018 | Features

Dispute Resolution by a Fourth Party - An Overview

Traditionally, litigation is the Hulk of dispute resolution between two or more parties. Other alternatives such as mediation, conciliation and arbitration came into the scene as a disruption to the rigidity of litigation.
12 June 2018 | Features

A New Era For Arbritration in the UAE

Leonora Riesenburg FCIArb, Chair of the UAE Branch of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, International Arbitrator, Certified Commercial Mediator talks about the New UAE Federal Arbitration Law.
12 June 2018 | Features

Non-Signatories In International Arbitration Disputes

Mag. Georg Gutfleisch looks at how the principle of 'party autonomy' is one of the key aspects to almost every major international commercial arbitration debate.
10 May 2018 | Features