Mourre to take reins at the ICC

Monday, 22 December

Alexis Mourre

Alexis Mourre has been named the new president of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, to replace John Beechey when he steps down from the role in July.

Chaffetz Lindsey promotes in New York

Monday, 22 December

Yasmine Lahlou

New York boutique Chaffetz Lindsey has promoted Moroccan-French-US national Yasmine Lahlou, who has worked there since its inception, to the partnership.

China submits backdoor arguments in South China Sea dispute

Monday, 22 December

One of the Spratly Islands which form the basis for China's jurisdictional arguments

China has submitted a legal brief outlining why it refuses to participate in an arbitration with the Philippines over maritime boundaries in the South China Sea, arguing that it would involve the tribunal determining matters of territorial sovereignty that are not covered by the UN Convention of the Law of the Sea.

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