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ICC Court issues COVID-19 guidance note for arbitral proceedings

The ICC International Court of Arbitration has released a Guidance Note outlining a range of measures to help mitigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on arbitral proceedings.

ICC and WHO launch worldwide business survey to improve COVID-19 information flows

ICC and the World Health Organization (WHO) have launched a worldwide survey to report challenges faced by the private sector from COVID-19.

ICC employees reveal five tips and tricks for working from home

As a result of COVID-19, businesses around the world have shifted to virtual office spaces. Here’s how ICC employees are practicing social distancing.

ICC supports UN call to include displaced people in COVID-19 response

ICC is supporting a call from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) to prevent further spread of COVID-19 to the world’s most vulnerable communities and to advocate for inclusion of refugees and displaced people in national response plans.

ICC provides guidance to the trade finance market to address COVID-19 disruptions

ICC has issued two guidance publications to help governments and regulators deal with trade finance market disruptions caused by COVID-19.

ICC publishes COVID-19 Business Continuity Guide

ICC has issued a practical guide to build business resilience in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.

ICC and WTO call for increased action on trade to respond to COVID-19

ICC and WTO have issued a joint statement underscoring the crucial role trade and trade rules have to play in both the health and economic response to the COVID-19 crisis.

ICC calls for urgent action to “Save Our SMEs”

ICC has launched a call for urgent and decisive action to Save Our SMEs and combat the economic repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Mourre to step down as ICC Court President in 2021

Alexis Mourre, President of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, has announced that he will not seek a renewal of his mandate upon expiry of his second term on 30 June 2021.