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CIArb Consultation on Cost-Controlled Rules

05 October 2017 Sadie Buls, Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America

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On 25 September 2017, the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) opened a consultation period relating to a revised draft of its Arbitration Rules. The revision to the rules aims to incorporate a proposed additional appendix on the use of CIArb’s Cost-Controlled Expedited Arbitration Rules. The current version of those rules is dated 2014 and CIArb has stated that updates to other institution procedures, as well as developments in the sphere of cost controls in arbitration generally, have prompted it to review and update its existing rules. 

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Some reflections on unmeritorious challenges to arbitrators

22 August 2017 Christian Albanesi, Europe; Latin America; United States of America

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There is a general perception that unmeritorious challenges to arbitrators are on the rise. Is this really the case, how can they be identified and what can be done about them? Christian Albanesi, our Head of Latin American Arbitration, offers some thoughts.

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ICSID Rule Amendment Project

27 July 2017 Sadie Buls, Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America

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The International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (“ICSID”) recently launched a webpage for a rule amendment project. The page will track the progress of the latest round of ICSID rule amendments, the process for which began in October 2016 when ICSID sought comments on potential amendments from member states. This was followed by ICSID’s invitation to the public in January 2017 for suggestions for rule amendments.

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Common trends in international arbitration in Latin America

14 November 2016 Christian Albanesi, Latin America

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To kick off the 14th edition of the ICC Miami Conference, the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) biggest arbitration event of the year, Linklaters’ head of Latin America Arbitration Christian Albanesi provided his insight into the region’s international arbitration trends in this guest column for ICC.

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