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GAR Live Lookback: Frankfurt - Emergency and expedited arbitrations – the pros and cons

GAR Live Lookback: Frankfurt - Emergency and expedited arbitrations – the pros and cons

08 June 2018

If you wanted to divide a room in 2017, you simply ask about expedited arbitration. GAR Live Frankfurt last year proved no exception. For once, though, the panel in question included some in-housers, who were forthright in their views.

GAR Live Lookback: Istanbul - the one with the mock cross-examinations

GAR Live Lookback: Istanbul - the one with the mock cross-examinations

05 June 2018

“To the extent possible, give the tribunal the impression that it’s a relatively simple point, and this expert is using expertise to cloud […] straightforward questions”. This tip – for handling an uppity expert - was one of several on the art of advocacy at GAR Live Istanbul last year, 2017, from a session that featured not one but two mock cross-examinations.

Istanbul, Energy and Frankfurt – the GAR Live summer season

Istanbul, Energy and Frankfurt – the GAR Live summer season

Premium article - 01 June 2018

GAR Live will be touching down in London, Frankfurt and Istanbul over the next three weeks, exploring topics such as “the new DIS rules, is the revision courageous enough”, “monetizing energy awards – new options” and “M&A and joint venture disputes” in our trademark style. It isn’t too late to grab a place.

GAR Live Lookback: Frankfurt - is the EU’s investment court proposal fit for purpose?

GAR Live Lookback: Frankfurt - is the EU’s investment court proposal fit for purpose?

31 May 2018

GAR Live Frankfurt last year produced one of the standout moments of the whole GAR Live year, 2017, as three speakers argued the pros and cons of the EU’s permanent investment court proposal in an impressively blunt style. Here is a full recap.

More questions than answers: Philippe Pinosolle on the challenge of GDPR

More questions than answers: Philippe Pinosolle on the challenge of GDPR

25 May 2018

As the European Union’s latest data protection law comes into effect, prominent French practitioner Philippe Pinsolle explored what the new regulation means for the world of international arbitration in a speech at GAR Live Stockholm, 2018.

GAR Live Stockholm - in pictures

GAR Live Stockholm - in pictures

Premium article - 25 May 2018

GAR Live Stockholm took place on 24 May.

Will the post-Pledge field be pale, stale and female?

Will the post-Pledge field be pale, stale and female?

18 May 2018

Two years after the launch of the Equal Representation in Arbitration Pledge, delegates at GAR Live London considered whether the current focus on gender diversity in international arbitration needs to be accompanied by equal attention to ethnic and socioeconomic diversity for real change to be achieved.

GAR Live London – in pictures

GAR Live London – in pictures

18 May 2018

GAR Live London was held at Allen & Overy’s city centre office on 10 May.

GAR Live Zurich - in pictures

GAR Live Zurich - in pictures

11 May 2018

The first GAR Live Zurich was held on 26 April, with sessions on the Court of Arbitration for Sport, arbitrating in the digital age and whether international arbitration allows deceit, corruption, fraud and money laundering to go unnoticed.

Fleeting moments of greatness preserved by CAS

Fleeting moments of greatness preserved by CAS

10 May 2018

An athlete’s career is about fleeting moments of greatness and if you lose one of these you cannot get it back, the executive director of the World Players Association told delegates during a session on Court of Arbitration for Sport at the first GAR Live Zurich.