01Feb 18

International Arbitration: Key Issues for Arizona Businesses

Phoenix, Arizona, • English

The International Court of Arbitration ®, Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law and USCIB Arbitration Committee present a luncheon programme on international arbitration.


This luncheon program is ideal for anyone who does business internationally and would like to learn more about international arbitration and international dispute resolution.  The program will particularly focus on arbitration under the Rules of Arbitration of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC). Topics will include:

·         Key issues facing Arizona companies in international arbitration

·         Why companies should consider providing for international arbitration in international contracts

·         Crucial provisions to include in contracts that provide for international arbitration—for example, to help save time and costs and to ensure that the arbitral award is enforceable

·         Unique features of ICC arbitration and the latest news from the ICC International Court of Arbitration

·         Avoiding common mistakes in international arbitration


12:00-13:20Part 1: “Arizona Companies and International Business”

Part 2: “Key Issues in International Arbitration”

Part 3: “Issues facing Arizona Companies in International Arbitration”

13:20-13:35Q&A Session
13:35-13:45Closing Remarks


Bethany BennickYouth & Education Program Manager, Phoenix Sister Cities, Phoenix


Robb ItkinManaging Director, Simon Consulting; Board Member, Association of Corporate Counsel, Arizona Chapter, Phoenix
Marek KrasulaCounsel, International Court of Arbitration, International Chamber of Commerce ®, New York
Hank MarshallEconomic Development Executive Officer, City of Phoenix, Phoenix
Mark NadeauCo-Managing Partner, DLA Piper, Phoenix
Michael J. O’NeillGeneral Counsel and Chief Legal Officer, Avnet, Inc., Phoenix
Victoria SahaniAssociate Professor of Law, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, Phoenix
Doug SylvesterDean, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, Arizona State University, Phoenix
Gil TilyChief Administrative Officer, Executive Vice-President, and General Counsel, Amkor Technology, Inc, Phoenix
David WilsonMember, Sherman & Howard LLC, Denver; Chair, Rocky Mountain Subcommittee, USCIB Arbitration Committee

Logistical notes


5th Floor Conference Center

Arizona State University

111 E Taylor Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004


To register for this event please RSVP by clicking here.

Hours & Credits

The State Bar of Arizona does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education requirement.  This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona, including 0.0 hour(s) of professional responsibility.

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