9 11, 2017

ICC Court bolsters North American presence with NYIAC MoU

2017-11-09T17:30:32+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and the New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that aims to benefit the global dispute resolution community and reaffirm the Court’s commitment to North America, a region which has seen a marked rise in users following the 2014 establishment of an [...]

1 11, 2017

KLRCA and ICC sign MoU to boost dispute resolution

2017-11-02T11:32:00+00:00 November 1st, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA) and the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cater to the growing dispute resolution needs of businesses across Asia. Paris and Kuala Lumpur, 1 November 2017 Under the terms of the MoU, the [...]

31 10, 2017

ICC Court revises note to include expedited determination of unmeritorious claims or defences

2017-10-31T10:50:10+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced an update to its practice note to parties and arbitral tribunals. Paris, 30 October 2017 Approved by the Bureau of the Court on 25 October 2017 and discussed at the Court’s annual Working Session from 26-27 October 2017, the new [...]

19 10, 2017

ICC MoU with Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration extends facilities to arbitration users

2017-10-19T14:55:32+00:00 October 19th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration (SCIA) paving the way for users of ICC Arbitration to use SCIA’s hearing facilities, located in Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, at a preferential rate. 19 October 2017 Alexis Mourre, [...]

18 10, 2017

Ajay Thomas appointed Vice-Chair of ICC India Arbitration Group

2017-10-18T11:53:18+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and ICC India have appointed Ajay Thomas as the Vice-Chair of the ICC India Arbitration Group (IAG). New Delhi/Paris, 18 October 2017 Mr Thomas will work alongside the Chairman of the group, former Vice-President of the ICC Court Ciccu Mukhopadhaya. The announcement [...]

12 10, 2017

Guest blog: Emergency arbitration gaining ground in Latin America

2017-10-13T10:12:36+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The 15th edition of the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) Miami Conference on International Arbitration is set to take place from 5-7 November 2017. With just under a month to go until our biggest arbitration events, we are spotlighting some of the key issues affecting Latin America. Here to provide his perspective on emergency [...]

9 10, 2017

Wallgren-Lindholm to take reins as Chair of ICC Arbitration and ADR commission

2017-10-10T11:06:23+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has named Carita Wallgren-Lindholm as incoming Chair of its Commission on Arbitration and ADR. Ms Wallgren-Lindholm will take over the helm of the commission from Christopher Newmark whose term ends on 31 December 2017. The announcement was made during a meeting of the commission which took place in [...]

6 09, 2017

First arbitral tribunals constituted under ICC expedited procedures

2017-09-07T14:17:08+00:00 September 6th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

Paris, 6 September 2017 – The first arbitral tribunals under the recently-enacted expedited procedure provisions of the 2017 ICC Rules of Arbitration have been constituted in the course of the past three months. Expedited proceedings apply to all arbitrations introduced under the ICC Rules, where the arbitration agreement is signed on or after 1 [...]

31 08, 2017

Full 2016 ICC Dispute Resolution statistics published in Court Bulletin

2017-09-04T14:36:39+00:00 August 31st, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has published a full statistical report, providing an in-depth breakdown of the numbers behind the record growth of ICC Arbitration in 2016, announced by the ICC International Court of Arbitration earlier this year. Paris, 31 August 2017 The statistical report features in the latest edition of the recently [...]

30 08, 2017

Three takeaways on how digital technologies are transforming arbitration

2017-08-31T09:50:28+00:00 August 30th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

New technologies and developments are transforming the future of dispute resolution though challenges remain, according to a recent ICC conference. Paris, 30 August 2017 From 12-13 June 2017, an ICC conference entitled ‘Equal Access to Information & Justice: Online Dispute Resolution’ brought together 170 lawyers, magistrates, academics, researchers, dispute resolution organisations and providers  from [...]

26 07, 2017

ICC Court to establish MENA Representative Office in UAE

2017-07-26T17:18:13+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has announced it is to open a representative office for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. The new office will be established in Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), an international financial centre located on Al Maryah Island in the capital of [...]

28 06, 2017

Singapore Ministry of Law and International Chamber of Commerce sign MOU to boost arbitration

2017-06-28T15:23:58+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Arbitration and ADR, News|

The Singapore Ministry of Law (MinLaw) and the International Court of Arbitration of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) announced today that the ICC Court will set up a case management office in Singapore—aimed at boosting arbitration and serving the dispute resolution needs of businesses around the world.  Singapore, 28 June 2017 MinLaw and [...]