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GERMANY: The Seventh Petersberg Arbitration Day

Premium article - 01 May 2009

This year's Petersberg event focused on in-house management of disputes. Ulrike Gantenberg (partner) of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Düsseldorf reports

CHINA: SCC in China

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In late February, the SCC and Vinge put on two events in mainland China. Hans Bagner (partner) of Vinge reports

AUSTRIA: Vienna Arbitration Days - 2009

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This year's big Central European arbitration event dealt with crime, mandatory law, best practice, user expectations, and sea elephants, as Katarina Hruskovicova (associate) of Schönherr Rechtsanwälte GmbH reports

Breaking down the EU-investment arbitration debate

Premium article - 01 February 2009

European lawyers and investment arbitration specialists broke ground on a key debate in December: the interrelation of their different fields. By Markus Burgstaller (Lovells, London)

Murdoch University wins inaugural "Skadden Arps FDI moot"21

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Organisers of the FDI moot took authenticity to new levels with the first edition. By Timothy Nelson of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (New York)

Triple Colloquium - 2008

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Speakers at the Triple Colloquium looked at how international arbitration must adapt to ensure another 25 successful years. By Ariel White of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

"You say e-discovery, I say e-disclosure... "

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A recent ICDR Y&I event offered constructive advice, and plain speaking, on the issue of information exchange in the e-discovery era. By Kalani Hawks of Fulbright & Jaworski

China-Latin American arbitrations: handling a novel combination

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Miami Beach was the setting for the first-ever event entirely about proceedings that bridge China and Latin America. By Adolfo Jimenez, partner of Holland & Knight LLP

Swiss Rules - five years on

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The Swiss Rules are now five years old. The ASA's Geneva group recently reviewed their track record, and asked what the future holds. By Sam Moss of Lalive

Is there common ground between legal, business and political circles about investment arbitration?

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The German round table on investment arbitration held its fourth edition late last year. Markus Perkams, of Clifford Chance, reports