IP

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.

Cyberattacks strike international bank

ICC Cybersecurity

Commercial Crime Services (CCS), ICC's crime fighting unit, has learned of a recent spate of cyber attacks aimed at the databases of a major US bank. CCS is warning individuals and bank account holders to take all the necessary precautions to protect themselves, as threats of this nature continue to plague financial institutions and their customers.

ICC stages workshop with leading IP organization

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The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) held their first joint intellectual property (IP) workshop for chambers of commerce and other business support organizations on 15-16 September.

Stop IP Theft

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By Bob Wright To most people, piracy invokes the music recording industry, which has been decimated by illegal peer-to-peer file sharing.