30 Jan 2019
On 6 January 2019, Taiwan Young Members Group (YMG) held its first event in 2019. Taiwan YMG invited Jasmine Feng (Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, London) to share her experiences regarding current practice, views on career planning and getting qualified in Taiwan, England and Wales as well as guidelines for preparing for the Chinese National Judicial Examination.
Dr Helena Chen, FCIArb, moderated the discussion and shared her experiences as a female arbitrator and a partner at an international firm. Alison Chang, Chair of Taiwan YMG, organized and chaired the workshop with the assistance of the Secretary General of Taiwan YMG, Felice Lu. The vibrant interaction among the speakers and the audience of more than forty young practitioners continued from the Q&A session to networking reception. Many participants expressed their interest in the coming Introductory Course to International Arbitration which will be held on 23 February 2019 in Taipei.
20 Feb 2019London Branch Seminar: New Approaches to Disclosure – Saving Costs vs. Reducing Transparency
On 14 February 2019, the London Branch held a panel discussion inspired by the new High Court pilot disclosure scheme.
20 Feb 2019Training of East Asia Branch faculty in new CIArb syllabus
CIArb expanded the delivery of its New Pathway programme in the Asia-Pacific region by training 18 new faculty members at the East Asia Branch.
20 Feb 2019"Write The Award Competition 2018" winner announced
Gujarat team, pictured from left to right are team members Varun Srinivasan, Akanksha Singh, Anushka Mittal, Arun Bhadauria and Shruti Trikanad.