Arbitration

ICC Asia Conference: 3 reasons to reserve your place

3rd ICC Asia Conference on International Arbitration

Convening the international dispute resolution community, the ICC Asia Conference will take place from 27-29 June 2017 at the Four Seasons in Singapore. The conference is set to bring into focus the region’s latest arbitration developments.

ICC Court announces new members

ICC Arbitration members

The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has appointed 41 new members from 38 countries, including many jurisdictions where the ICC is yet to establish a national committee, including Armenia, Azerbaidjan, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Myanmar and Vietnam. With a concerted effort by the Court to ensure generational, gender and geographical diversity, […]

Arbitration in Africa in spotlight at major ICC/IBA conference

The future of arbitration in Africa was the subject of a major conference which took place in Nairobi yesterday bringing together close to 150 members of the African arbitration community, including 38 non-Kenyan delegates from Botswana, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda and Zambia and non-African participants  coming from Belgium, France, and the United States.

UAE Court judgments published in second edition ICC Decisions handbook

ICC-second-edition-ICC-Decisions-handbook

The International Chamber of Commerce has published a second edition of its Summaries of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Courts’ Decisions on Arbitration, comprising 43 carefully selected judgments from the UAE Courts and the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Courts between 2012 and 2016.

Guest blog: Europe becomes latest addition to ICC list of annual regional arbitration conferences

International arbitration in Europe takes centre stage this month with the first-ever ICC European Conference, which launches Paris Arbitration Week today. In this guest blog post, Linklaters partners Pierre Duprey and Roland Ziadé take us through the close relationship the region has with the popular dispute resolution process and discuss the relevance of the much anticipated event.

Benefits of IT in arbitration outweigh risks, says new ICC report

ICC use of IT in arbitration

For the first time since 2004, ICC has updated a report on how information technology (IT) is used in international arbitration, covering every stage of the case cycle and including sample wording on procedural directions for parties and arbitrators.

ICC announces new Young Arbitrators Forum regional representatives

Young arbitrators

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Young Arbitrators Forum (YAF) has announced new regional representatives for its 2017-2019 mandate. Representing 40 countries and 53 cities, the elected representatives are tasked with promotion and development of the dynamic global network of young arbitration talent.

3 events not to be missed during Paris Arbitration Week

3 events not to be missed during Paris Arbitration Week

Question: What do the biggest names in Paris arbitration do to highlight the role the city plays as a major hub for international arbitration? Answer: They join forces to organise the first ever Paris Arbitration Week.