Premium article - 05 August 2009
Green Paper roundtable. Critics of the proposals say New York and Geneva will benefit if these ideas proceed – but the Swiss lawyer present cast doubt on that hypothesis.
Premium article - 15 July 2009
It’s the great unanswered question: why, when everybody knows the magic formula, does arbitration still run slow and cost too much? GAR asked three teams, representing users, advocates and arbitrators, to attend a round table that might illuminate the mystery. They began by debating how each saw the causes. Now, read on, as the teams’ focus shifts to solutions. Will they manage to unlock the conundrum?
Premium article - 01 May 2009
When everyone knows the magic formula, why aren't more arbitrations efficient? Global Arbitration Review asked three teams - one of arbitrators, one of advocates and one of in-house counsel - to explore the issue, in a three-way round table
Premium article - 01 December 2008
For the past four years, Argentina and former investors in its infrastructure and utilities have been going at it before international tribunals.
Premium article - 01 April 2007
Sebastian O’Meara hosted a roundtable for members of the ICC’s LatinAmerica group, past and present
Premium article - 01 November 2006
Global Arbitration Review recently hosted an intergenerational roundtable. On one side of the table were a team of under 45 year-olds, and on the other, a team of senior figures. Their mandate was to have a no-holds barred debate on arbitration’s most sensitive subjects. David Samuels reports
Premium article - 01 August 2006
Will the increased use of discovery in arbitration repel its users? Global Arbitration Review attended a roundtable in New York, at which Latin American specialists put their view on the ‘americanisation’ of arbitration to specialists from the US. By Sebastian O’Meara