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The United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitration Awards of 1958—better, and more snappily, known as the New York Convention—is widely regarded as one of the most successful international treaties ever. This success has, to be … Continue reading

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Preparations are firmly underway at ICC UK headquarters for this Friday’s Annual Arbitration Conference—our flagship arbitration event of 2013. The theme for this year’s event is “Best Practices in International Arbitration”, with some of the UK’s leading arbitration practitioners set … Continue reading

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Our final arbitration event of the year on 20 November will look at the four key features of ICC Arbitration—the so-called “Fab Four”. These are: the role of the ICC secretariat; the use of terms of reference; scrutiny of awards; … Continue reading

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Our Annual Arbitration Symposium—one of ICC’s flagship dispute resolution events—will be held this year on Monday 15th October. A stellar cast of speakers drawn from private practice, industry and the judiciary will look at the increasingly vexed issue of delays … Continue reading

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Our Arbitration and ADR Consultant, John Rushton, delivered a talk on workings of ICC arbitration at CIArb seminar last week entitled the “A to Z of ICC”. A copy of John’s paper—which provides a review of the four key features … Continue reading

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Our autumn conference programme kicks off next month with events on trade finance and international arbitration. Having problems dealing with discrepant documents? On 18th September a “bite-sized” breakfast seminar will look at the issue of discrepant documents in letter-of-credit transactions. … Continue reading

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Three new reference titles have hit the shelves of the ICC bookshop in recent weeks—and are flying off them almost as quickly as we can get stocks from the printers. The new books showcase the very best of ICC’s expertise … Continue reading

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The latest revision of the widely used and respected ICC Rules of Arbitration was launched this week. The new Rules include a number of mechanisms designed to make the process speedier and more efficient, and to bring the ICC Rules … Continue reading

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ICC UK is to hold an event later this month to examine the question of whether international arbitration is meeting the demands of corporate users. The full-day conference—held in partnership with US law firm K&L Gates—will review recent developments in … Continue reading

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The English Supreme Court has handed down its judgment in Jivraj v Hashwani, overturning a controversial decision of the Court of Appeal which had led to a change in the approach of commercial parties to the drafting of arbitration clauses. … Continue reading

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