01 July 2019
An event at Arnold & Porter’s San Francisco office considered California’s prospects as a seat for international arbitration in the wake of a recent amendment explicitly allowing foreign attorneys to appear in the Golden State.
01 July 2019
The DIFC Court of First Instance has found that the Dubai International Arbitration Centre breached an arbitration agreement and its own rules in the manner it appointed a tribunal chair – but cannot be held liable as the error was unintentional.
28 June 2019
Charles Allen, a UK national who has practised in Asia for more than two decades, has left Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe to join the Hong Kong office of London-based RPC.
25 June 2019
Heidi Merikalla-Teir has stepped down as secretary general of the Arbitration Institute of the Finland Chamber of Commerce to return to private practice, as Santtu Turunen replaces her in the role.
14 June 2019
Prominent Dutch practitioner Gerard Meijer has joined Linklaters to lead its arbitration practice in Amsterdam.
06 June 2019
The Singapore International Arbitration Centre has appointed 14 new members to its Court of Arbitration presided over by Gary Born of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, as three court members and a director step down.
05 June 2019
A new group aimed at promoting the role of Latin American women in arbitration has held its first event in Buenos Aires.
14 May 2019
Eleonora Coelho has become the first female president of the Centre for Arbitration and Mediation of the Brazil-Canada Chamber of Commerce since it was established 40 years ago.
13 May 2019
The Cairo Regional Centre for International Commercial Arbitration, or CRCICA, has disclosed that it received 77 new cases in 2018 – as it appoints a Beijing lawyer and two others to its advisory committee.
09 May 2019
The Swiss Chambers’ Arbitration Institution, or SCAI, has announced seven new members of its Arbitration Court as well as the appointment of a new vice-president.