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Arbitration Links turns 1!

09 July 2018 Africa; Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America

In summer 2017 we launched Arbitration Links, our blog (and Linklaters’ first) dedicated to reporting on developments in international commercial arbitration and investment arbitration. Please do watch, and share, this short video celebrating Arbitration Links's first birthday.

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Françoise Lefèvre appointed to the ICC International Court of Arbitration

26 June 2018 Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America

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Linklaters is delighted to announce that partner Françoise Lefèvre has been appointed to the International Chamber of Commerce’s (ICC) International Court of Arbitration, one of the world's most experienced and renowned international arbitration institutions.

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An introduction to the relationship between smart contracts and international dispute resolution mechanisms

19 June 2018 Matthew Weiniger, Africa; Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America

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In this video blog, Matthew Weiniger QC, our Global Co-Head of International Arbitration, takes a look at one of the oft-cited advantages of smart contracts and distributed ledger technology; namely their ability to reduce, or even eliminate, the potential for disputes. Matthew examines whether this is really true, and why parties should still be thinking about building conventional dispute resolution mechanisms into such structures.

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Announcing the launch of TradeLinks, the Linklaters international trade law blog

03 May 2018 Matthew Weiniger, Africa; Asia-Pacific; Europe; Latin America; Middle East; North America

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The Linklaters International Trade Practice has launched a regular blog that will look at a wide range of topics that span the area of international trade including Brexit and its impact on the UK’s international trade position, trade wars, tariffs and trade disputes.

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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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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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Arbitration in MENA: a continuing growth, further modernisation and a few challenges

18 April 2017 Roland Ziade, Middle East

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The number of parties involved in ICC Arbitration in the MENA region continues to be on the rise. Between 2014 and 2016, the number of parties from North Africa increased by almost 50%, accounting for more than one-third of all African parties.

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