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Hannes Snellman lawyer launches new firm

Premium article - 15 January 2008

The former head of dispute resolution at Hannes Snellman is setting up an arbitration and litigation boutique in Helsinki.

Estonia opposes publication of award

Premium article - 15 January 2008

Second edition. Estonia is opposing the publication of an arbitral award that saw it pay €15 million to a consortium of German and Finnish banks in a dispute arising from the collapse of the former Soviet Union.

ICSID registers contract claim

Premium article - 15 January 2008

Italian construction company Astaldi has launched arbitration proceedings against the Republic of Honduras after, Astaldi claims, the governement altered the technical specifications of road repairs it was performing.

Linklaters German chief resigns

Premium article - 15 January 2008

The managing partner of Linklaters LLP in Germany has stepped down to devote more time to litigation and arbitration.

Kazakhstan and Helnan request annulment

Premium article - 12 January 2008

Parties in two of ICSID's high-profile disputes have filed annulment requests. The requests have been filed by Kazakhstan and Helnan International Hotels.

Arnold & Porter adds partner in Washington, DC

Premium article - 11 January 2008

Arnold & Porter LLP has elected a member of its international arbitration group in Washington, DC to the partnership.

Finnish metals dispute heads to arbitration

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A Swedish mining company has launched a contract claim against a Finnish supplier of construction and engineering components. Boliden Commercial says it is owed additional payments reflecting the going price for zinc.

DLA Piper bolsters Dubai

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DLA Piper LLP has promoted a Dubai-based international arbitration specialist to partner.

Cravath sends partner to London

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Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP is relocating a dispute resolution partner from New York to London.

CAS panels differ in doping appeal decisions

Premium article - 11 January 2008

Panels at the Court of Arbitration for Sport have produced opposite results in cases with the same facts - it appears.