CIArb News

CIArb UAE Branch establishes Mediation Steering Committee

26 Sep 2019

CIArb UAE Branch celebrates the establishment of a Mediation Steering Committee to develop CIArb's mediation offering in the UAE, a full training pathway program for mediators, and a panel of CIArb accredited and approved mediators to service the region.

The steering committee, comprising of Leonora Riesenburg FCIArb (Branch Chair), Iryna Akulenka FCIArb (Branch Vice Chair), Conrad Bromley FCIArb (Honorary Treasurer), Fatima Balfaqeeh MCIArb (Branch Committee Member) and Faris Shehabi FCIArb (Branch Committee Member), held their first working session to coincide with Anthony Abrahams' (CIArb Director General), visit on 17 September 2019.

This pioneering and enterprising step will serve to further understanding and the promulgation of international mediation in the region.

15 Feb 2024

Protecting members and the public interest

As Ciarb’s governance reform progresses, we meet the incoming and outgoing Chairs of the Professional Conduct Committee and share details of revisions to the Disciplinary Rules.

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15 Feb 2024

Gilda Turitz FCIArb on why experience is critical to building a reputation

We speak to Gilda Turitz FCIArb about the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) sector in the USA, establishing her own practice, and working as both an arbitrator and mediator.

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15 Feb 2024

PACCAR: Key issues for third party litigation funding agreements in England and Wales

The UK Supreme Court judgment in PACCAR raises important questions for third party litigation funding agreements. We explore the key issues, impact and consequences.

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