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CIArb acts in the public interest to help promote and develop alternative dispute resolution (ADR) globally, and make its voice heard.

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Member Consultation on Arbitration Rules

CIArb are calling on members to take part in a consultation regarding cost-controlled arbitration rules.
27 September 2017 | News

Overview of the 50th UNCITRAL session

Elina Zlatanska FCIArb, Visiting Research Fellow, provides a report from the recent meeting in Vienna.
1 August 2017 | News

The first steps towards a Multilateral Investment Court

Professor Nikos Lavranos, Secretary General of EFILA, attended the 50th session of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) as part of the CIArb delegation.
13 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

CIArb's response to UK snap election

CIArb issues a statement in response to the announcement of a snap election in June 2017.
25 April 2017 | News

Culture change needed in dispute resolution for global Britain

CIArb calls for a culture change in the way disputes are resolved across the country.
13 March 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