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ICC unveils preliminary dispute resolution figures for 2021

Preliminary 2021 statistics released today by ICC Dispute Resolution Services reveal a great demand for ICC Arbitration and ADR as well as a steep rise of amounts in dispute in new cases.

Small Business Champions Network to enable SMEs to thrive in global economy

  A new ICC Small Business Champions Network aims to enable the voice of small businesses and empower SMEs to thrive in the global economy.

Caution urged despite lowest reported maritime piracy incidents since 1994

Maritime piracy and armed robbery attacks reached the lowest recorded level since 1994, the annual piracy report of the ICC International Maritime Bureau (IMB), published today, reveals.

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Business applauds G7 Digital Trade Principles on free flow of data with trust

In this guest post, Carolyn Nguyen, Jakob Greiner and Makoto Yokozawa underscore how establishing trust and minimising disruptions in data flows are fundamental to reaping the benefits of digitalisation.

Business calls for immediate and definite action on cybersecurity

In this guest blog, Rene Summer, Lead of the ICC Global Digital Economy Commission Working Group on Cybersecurity underscores the private sector call on governments to make cybersecurity everyone’s business saying there is no time to wait.

ICC Court releases full statistical report for 2017
ICC Dispute Resolution in 2021: Our year in review

We’re wrapping up another ground-breaking year in dispute resolution with a look back at our key achievements – from being named the world’s preferred arbitral institution to taking new diversity and inclusion initiatives.

Making business work in 2021

We’re concluding our year with a round-up of key achievements on behalf of 45 million businesses in over 100 countries. From helping businesses weather the COVID-19 crisis to preparing a resilient rebuild, we’ve had a busy year making business work for everyone, every day, everywhere.

Claudia Salomon ICC wins Best Development in International Arbitration Award
Brooke Marshall wins 2021 ICC Institute Prize

The ICC Institute of World Business Law awarded the 2021 ICC Institute Prize to Brooke Marshall on 29 November for her thesis on “Asymmetric jurisdiction clauses”.

Pfizer, AXA and Xiaomi named Corporate Startup Stars 2021

Fifty companies from all over the world have been named winners in the 2021 Corporate Startup Stars awards with Pfizer, AXA and Xiaomi taking first, second and third places respectively.