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Guest blog: COVID-19 and supply chain resilience

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Ahead of the launch of the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) Global Survey on Trade Finance, Deutsche Bank’s Global Head of Trade Finance Flow, Michael Dietz, discusses how supply chains are under significant pressure -- but will not break – and how part of the solution lies with the increasing proliferation of robust payables finance programmes and the acceleration of trade finance digitalisation in his guest blog for the world business organization.

Guest blog: Current challenges and opportunities for arbitration in MENA

The 8th edition of the ICC MENA Conference on International Arbitration is currently underway in Dubai. With the evolution and expansion of international arbitration in the region, Roland Ziade and Andrew Plump of Linklaters take the opportunity to discuss current challenges facing international commerce and the opportunities presented for MENA participants in international arbitration in their latest guest blog for the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

Guest blog: Why mediation is needed now more than ever

Final round of the 13th ICC Mediation Competition

As students and professionals from countries spanning the globe descend on Paris, France for the 15th ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition, Oliver Carroll and Jemima Roe of Clifford Chance set out why mediation skills are needed today more than ever.

Guest blog: To aid or obstruct arbitration? That is the question

Guest blog: To aid or obstruct arbitration? That is the question

Following the conclusion of the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) 17th edition of the ICC Miami Conference, Juan Garcia and Juliana de Valdenebro Garrido of Hogan Lovells showcase their industry insight on the ways national courts play a role in international commercial arbitration in this guest blog.

Guest blog: Arbitration and meeting the demands of the future energy sector

A failure to deliver a deal on the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union will add more barriers to global trade and risk thousands of UK jobs, said the Secretary General of the world’s largest business organisation. 

Paris Arbitration Week (PAW) kicks off today with the 3rd ICC European Conference. The event brings together professionals from around the world for a week of engagement on cutting-edge subjects impacting the dispute resolution community. One such topic is the global transition from fossil-based fuels to renewable energy sources. Pierre Duprey and Roland Ziade of Linklaters take the opportunity to discuss their views on the implications of the global energy transition on international arbitration in their latest guest blog for the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC).

Five ways to secure mediation success

Final round of the 13th ICC Mediation Competition

Mediation skills, techniques and strategies are in the spotlight for this week with the 14th edition of the ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition. Clifford Chance Associates Jemima Roe and Oliver Carroll provide their thoughts on adapting mediation to specific needs in their guest blog for the International Chamber of Commerce.

Guest blog: The issue of cybersecurity in legal practice

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The 16th edition of the ICC Miami Conference on International Arbitration is currently underway. With the topic of technology slated for discussion later this afternoon, Christian Albanesi and Marie-Isabelle Delleur of Linklaters share their thoughts on what has become a significant concern in the legal industry — cybersecurity — in their guest blog for the International Chamber of Commerce.

Guest blog: International arbitration advances in the UAE and MENA region

The 6th edition of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) MENA Conference on International Arbitration is set to take place in Dubai from 6-8 May. As participants from the region and around the world make their way to the much-anticipated event, Linklaters partners Matthew Weiniger and Roland Ziade share their views in this ICC guest blog on the changing arbitration landscape in Dubai and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and key developments.