Friday, 15 January 2016
Friday, 18 December 2015
In this year's Seoul Arbitration Lecture, Gary Born argued that it is possible to analyse the current and future state of arbitration in light of change in its status throughout history. Byung-Woo Im, partner at Kim & Chang, reports on his lecture on the right to arbitrate, which abounded with historical detail about the arbitral regimes of revolutionary France, Nazi Germany and later liberal democracies.
Thursday, 17 December 2015
Prominent arbitration practitioners gathered at the headquarters of the International Chamber of Commerce in Paris for a conference to celebrate 100 years since CIArb was established. Simon Maynard, associate at Three Crowns in London and chairman-elect of the CIArb Global Young Members Group, reports.
Wednesday, 16 December 2015
Tham Wei Chern, director at Duane Morris & Selvam in Singapore, examines a recent appeal court decision in the city-state on the tests for stays of court proceedings and arbitrability.
Friday, 11 December 2015
Tuesday, 8 December 2015
A year after the launch of the Korea-Japan International Arbitration Forum on South Korea’s Jeju Island, international arbitration practitioners from the two countries gathered again in Japan’s fifth largest city, Fukuoka, to discuss hot topics in arbitration in the region. Yutaro Kawabata, counsel at Nishimura & Asahi, reports.
Friday, 4 December 2015
Thursday, 3 December 2015
Wednesday, 2 December 2015
Following the announcement that Donald Donovan of Debevoise & Plimpton is to be the next ICCA president, Kathleen Paisley of AMBOS Law in London and Brussels reports on his address at this year’s Institute for Transnational Arbitration Workshop, in which he argued that the result of an effective international investment regime may be greater economic development and the advancement of other important policy objectives.
Friday, 27 November 2015
Third-party funders of international arbitration have had their busiest year, says James Delaney, director at arbitration funding and insurance broker TheJudge, who looks at evolving trends in the market.
Thursday, 26 November 2015
Wednesday, 25 November 2015 • Featured In: Volume 10 - Issue 6 (Vol. 10 Iss. 6)
Beka Injia, secretary general of the newly established Georgian International Arbitration Centre, reports on a three-day event in Tbilisi organised by the centre that included contributions from Pierre Tercier and Gabrielle Kaufmann Kohler, as well as leading practitioners from the region and further afield.