CIArb News

18 Jan 2019

CIArb Guidelines on Witness Conferencing

Witness conferencing can be described as any evidence-taking process whereby two or more witnesses give evidence concurrently before a tribunal.

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16 Jan 2019

Resolving Business and Human Rights Disputes by Arbitration

Businesses in the 21st century operate in an increasingly complex environment: they manage extensive supply chains in multiple jurisdictions, oversee relationships with a variety of stakeholders, including local communities and the local labour force

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16 Jan 2019

What is meant by neutrality in Mediation

A prominent issue in mediation concerns the mediator neutrality, particularly in the context of the self-determination of the disputing parties (Fehrenbach & Hubbard, 2014: 227).

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16 Jan 2019

One-sided jurisdiction clauses in Europe: What should it take to assess thier validity

Contractual arrangements in international commerce are subject to the principle of party autonomy. The general possibility of the parties to agree on the competent court for potential disputes arising out of or in connection with the relevant agreement can be regarded as integral aspect of this principle.

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16 Jan 2019

London Branch Seminar: ADR in the Age of Crypto-Currencies

On 29 November 2018 the London Branch held a seminar on the subject of “ADR in the Age of Cryptocurrencies”

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16 Jan 2019

Singapore Branch Appoints New Patron

Justice Quentin Loh was appointed Judicial Commissioner in 2009 and a High Court Judge in 2010. He is currently the Judge in charge of the Singapore International Commercial Court.

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