Guest Blog

ICC Guest blog: Re-adjusting risks in international construction projects

The ICC-FIDIC International Construction Contracts Conference will take place virtually from 11-12 October. In anticipation of the event, Adrian Bell of CMS shares insights into the common risks and challenges associated with the construction industry. Mr Bell will showcase the latest data and analysis through its annual CMS International Construction Survey, which is to be launched at the high-level event.

Guest blog: Renewable energy disputes – Answers in arbitration

This week, we wrapped up the 16th edition of the ICC New York Conference. During the event, leading regional experts discussed the role and benefits of arbitration and ADR in resolving environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) disclosures and emissions trading disputes, while also sharing best practices and lessons learned for the resolution of these disputes and for contract drafting.

Guest blog: Making arbitration work in a down market

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As we wrap up the end of the ICC MENA Conference on International Arbitration, Faris Shehabi, Managing Associate of Ince, explores specific issues that can arise in periods of economic downturn and the available tools to combat them.

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

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).