ICC Institute of World Business Law

Meet Melida Hodgson, ICC Institute Vice-Chair

Mélida Hodgson

Melida Hodgson, Vice-Chair of the ICC Institute of World Business Law and a partner at Jenner & Block in New York, shares her journey to and within the global think tank and how she aims to support the new Chairmanship in ensuring the Institute remains a driver of world business law excellence.

Eduardo Silva Romero talks of advancing diversity, scope of ICC Institute as new Chair

ICC Arbitration and ADR

Eduardo Silva Romero, Co-Chair of Dechert’s International Arbitration Global Practice, was elected as Chair of the ICC Institute of World Business Law last year. Having stepped into his role officially in January, he has an ambitious agenda for the global think-tank. We sat down with Mr Silva Romero to learn about his plans to prioritise diversity and expand the focus of the Institute to ensure it remains a driver of world business law excellence.

Sao Paulo State confirms ICC as registered institution

The State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, has identified the Sao Paulo office of the Secretariat of the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce, known as SCIAB, as a registered institution.

ICC Institute celebrates 40th anniversary

The Institute of World Business Law, a think-tank of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), celebrated its 40th anniversary on 17 December, following the conclusion of its 39th Annual Conference.

Researcher Tobias Lutzi wins 2019 ICC Institute Prize

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Institute of World Business Law celebrated its seventh laureate of the ICC Institute Prize in Paris on 17 December 2019, during the think-tank’s 40th anniversary. The prestigious award was received by Tobias Lutzi for his thesis on regulating the Internet through private international law.

3 reasons to submit your thesis for the ICC Institute Prize

ICC Institute Prize

Calling all professionals under the age of 40. If you are writing a doctoral dissertation or long essay of 150 pages or more on the subject of international commercial law, including arbitration, share your work for a chance to win the 2019 ICC Institute Prize. With the deadline closing on 5 April, this is your last opportunity to enter the competition.