CIArb News

Young Members Group Essay Competition 2020

27 Jul 2020

CIArb's Young Members Group is pleased to invite anyone aged 40 years and under on the date of submission to participate in the CIArb YMG writing competitions. This year’s competition invites participants to prepare a procedural order and explanatory note in relation to virtual hearings. For further details and guidelines, please refer to the YMG Essay Competition brochure here.

The Essay Competition will be judged by an Editorial Jury (Alexander G. Leventhal ACIArb, Mercy Okiro MCIArb, João Marçal Martins ACIArb, Elizabeth Rainbow Willard ACIArb, and Dharam Jumani FCIArb) and an Honorary Jury (Olufunke Adekoya FCIArb, Professor Mohamed Abdel Wahab MCIArb, and Michael Mcilwrath).

The winner will be invited to speak at the CIArb YMG virtual seminar held in November 2020 and will also be profiled in the CIArb YMG newsletter. The five finalist submissions shall be published on the CIArb website.

Deadline date: 1 October 2020 (midnight London time)

Entries should be submitted to: essay@ciarb.org

15 Oct 2020

CIArb is proud to announce a new e-module course, ‘A Guide to Arbitration Award Writing’

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is proud to announce a new e-module course, ‘A Guide to Arbitration Award Writing’ to be launched at the end of October 2020.

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09 Oct 2020

CIArb confirmed as a registered provider for new Fixed-Fee Mediation Scheme

CIArb has been confirmed as a registered provider on the new Civil Mediation Council (CMC) Fixed-Fee Mediation Scheme (FFMS). The Scheme allows members of the public with claims of less than £50,000 to find a mediator on a fixed-fee, fixed-time basis.

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07 Oct 2020

The Singapore Mediation Convention a year after: How far have we gone?

On 7 August 2019, the world witnessed the birth of the Singapore Convention on Mediation (the SCM)

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